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fetal

Pronunciation: /ˈfiːtl/
, (in British English also/en inglés británico también) foetal

Translation of fetal in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • fetal fetal distress sufrimiento (masculine) fetal in a/the fetal position en posición fetal
    Example sentences
    • Her body jerked into a fetal position as she sobbed and clutched her side.
    • The boy in front of me has an odd posture: almost in a fetal position, slouched far, far down.
    • He curled into a fetal position, his knees drawn close to his body, and shivered slightly.

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