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newborn

[′nü‚bȯrn]
(medicine)
Born recently; said of human infants less than a month old, especially of those only a few days old.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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