afterbirth definition

  • noun:
    • The placenta and fetal membranes expelled through the womb after beginning.
    • The placenta and other product expelled through the delivery canal after childbearing or parturition in mammals.
    • The placenta and membranes with that your fetus is connected, and which come away after distribution.
    • That which is expelled through the uterus following the beginning of a young child. It provides the placenta, area of the umbilical cord, plus the membranes associated with ovum. Also called secundines.
    • A posthumous beginning; a birth happening following the dad's final might, or after his demise: utilized as a translation of agnatio in Roman law.
    • the placenta and fetal membranes which are expelled from the womb following the infant exists

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