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Meaning of "prenatal" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PRENATAL

prenatal  [priːˈneɪtəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PRENATAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Prenatal can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES PRENATAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

prenatal

Prenatal development

Prenatal or antenatal development is the process in which a human embryo or fetus gestates during pregnancy, from fertilization until birth. Often, the terms fetal development, foetal development, or embryology are used in a similar sense. After fertilization, the process of embryogenesis, begins. By the end of the tenth week of gestational age the embryo has acquired its basic form and the next period is that of fetal development where the organs become fully developed. This fetal period is described both topically and chrononlogically with major occurrences being listed by gestational age.

Definition of prenatal in the English dictionary

The definition of prenatal in the dictionary is occurring or present before birth; during pregnancy. Other definition of prenatal is a prenatal examination.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PRENATAL


antenatal
ˌæntɪˈneɪtəl
capital
ˈkæpɪtəl
datal
ˈdeɪtəl
digital
ˈdɪdʒɪtəl
fatal
ˈfeɪtəl
hiatal
haɪˈeɪtəl
hospital
ˈhɒspɪtəl
little
ˈlɪtəl
meatal
mɪˈeɪtəl
natal
ˈneɪtəl
neonatal
ˌniːəʊˈneɪtəl
nonfatal
ˌnɒnˈfeɪtəl
parastatal
ˌpærəˈsteɪtəl
perinatal
ˌpɛrɪˈneɪtəl
postnatal
pəʊstˈneɪtəl
postneonatal
ˌpəʊstˌniːəʊˈneɪtəl
primatal
praɪˈmeɪtəl
ratal
ˈreɪtəl
ratel
ˈreɪtəl
statal
ˈsteɪtəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PRENATAL

prename
prenasal
prenatally
preneed
prenegotiate
prenegotiation
prenomen
prenomina
prenominal
prenominally
prenominate
prenomination
prenoon
prenotification
prenotify
prenotion
prentice
prenticeship
prenubile
prenup

WORDS THAT END LIKE PRENATAL

amphistomatal
astomatal
climatal
crystal
dental
environmental
experimental
fundamental
horizontal
incremental
KwaZulu-Natal
mental
metal
oriental
palatal
portal
protonematal
stomatal
stratal
substratal

Synonyms and antonyms of prenatal in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «prenatal» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PRENATAL

Find out the translation of prenatal to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of prenatal from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «prenatal» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

产前
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

prenatal
570 millions of speakers

English

prenatal
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जन्म के पूर्व
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

قبل الولادة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

пренатальная
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pré-natal
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

জন্মপূর্ব
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

prénatal
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pranatal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

pränatal
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

出生前の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

산전
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Prenatal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trước khi sinh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பெற்றோர் ரீதியான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जन्मापूर्वी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

doğum öncesi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

prenatale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

prenatalne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

пренатальна
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

prenatale
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

προγεννητική
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

prenatale
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

prenatal
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

prenatal
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of prenatal

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PRENATAL»

The term «prenatal» is very widely used and occupies the 22.969 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PRENATAL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about prenatal

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6 QUOTES WITH «PRENATAL»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word prenatal.
1
Nicholas D. Kristof
Abortion politics have distracted all sides from what is really essential: a major aid campaign to improve midwifery, prenatal care and emergency obstetric services in poor countries.
2
Richard Lamm
The bottom line is, until we're helping people to stop smoking, screening for breast cancer, giving Pap smears, giving prenatal care to pregnant women, we should not go into publicly paying for the artificial heart, which will benefit at great cost only a few people.
3
Alyssa Milano
I deal with postpartum feelings by reaching out to mom friends. I became very close with some of the women in my prenatal yoga class.
4
Alyssa Milano
I took prenatal yoga three times a week, including the morning I went into labor. It helped me stay comfortable.
5
Emily Oster
Prenatal testing is a complicated decision for many women, forcing us to confront concerns about a disabled child and risks of miscarriage.
6
Kelli Williams
I do prenatal yoga and walk a lot.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PRENATAL»

Discover the use of prenatal in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to prenatal and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Prenatal Testing and Disability Rights
In these essays, people on both sides of the issue engage in an honest and occasionally painful debate about prenatal testing and selective abortion.
Erik Parens, Adrienne Asch, 2000
2
Prenatal Development of Postnatal Functions
This book shows how, and in what ways, prenatal development serves as a preparation for life after birth. Largely, such explanation stemming from the transnatal continuity theory has been ignored in mainstream developmental psychology.
Brian Hopkins, Scott P. Johnson, 2005
3
Your Prenatal Eclipse
This book gives a fascinating look into the effects that the solar eclipse prior to birth has upon each individual.
Rose Lineman, 2000
4
Prenatal Care: Effectiveness and Implementation
A volume that seeks to improve prenatal care for the long-term benefit of the mother and the child.
Marie C. McCormick, Joanna E. Siegel, 1999
5
Prenatal Massage: A Textbook of Pregnancy, Labor, and ...
A companion DVD packaged with the book contains 45 minutes of video demonstrating different massage techniques presented in the book. DVD icons within the text encourage you to watch relevant video footage at appropriate points.
Elaine Stillerman, 2007
6
Infants and Children: Prenatal Through Middle Childhood
As in the main edition, Berk presents for each section a "cast of characters" based on real children and families, artfully using these characters and their "stories" to illustrate the sequence and processes of child development.
Laura E. Berk, Jane A. Wirtz, 1996
7
Viṣṇu's Children: Prenatal Life-cycle Rituals in South India
The book also contains a DVD with some of the video-coverage of the three visnubali performances.
‎2009
8
Women and Prenatal Testing: Facing the Challenges of Genetic ...
This book focuses on the major women's issues surrounding the development and application of reproductive genetic testing.
Karen H. Rothenberg, Elizabeth Jean Thomson, 1994
9
Handbook of Prenatal Diagnosis
This book provides an outline of current science and practice in the area of prenatal diagnosis, explaining the techniques available, their indications, clinical use, and complications.
Ronald J. Trent, 1995
10
Prenatal Care: Reaching Mothers, Reaching Infants
Faced with evidence of prenatal care's value and cost-effectiveness, and with data revealing poor and declining use of this key service, in the summer of 1986 the Institute of Medicine convened an interdisciplinary committee, the Committee ...
Sarah S. Brown, 1988

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PRENATAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term prenatal is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Chrissy Teigen's Instagram Followers Have A LOT To Say About …
A feeding frenzy of comments and speculation on one photo in particular, and a fixation on what some are saying appears to be a prenatal ... «Refinery29, Jul 15»
2
The Market for Prenatal, Newborn and Carrier Genetic Testing 2015
The Market for Prenatal, Newborn and Carrier Genetic Testing discusses the technologies and tests used in chromosomal analysis and in the ... «SYS-CON Media, Jul 15»
3
Initiative aims to ease prenatal testing fears
“We want women to be empowered to make decisions about prenatal testing. We find that options for prenatal testing change so rapidly, both ... «USA TODAY, Jul 15»
4
Five March of Dimes Chapters Give Planned Parenthood Money for …
Since 2007, five local March of Dimes chapters have given local grants to Planned Parenthood exclusively for prenatal education. In these ... «LifeNews.com, Jul 15»
5
VIDEO: Prenatal intervention may improve neurodevelopmental …
However, despite improvements in technology, perioperative management and prenatal diagnosis over the past 10 to 15 years, there has been ... «Healio, Jul 15»
6
Nebraska Mother Files Birth Injury Lawsuit Alleging Prenatal
This medical care and all of the mother's prenatal care had been provided by healthcare professionals who were agents and employees of the ... «Injury Lawyer News, Jul 15»
7
Prenatal vitamins are important for fetal development
They are relatively small pills, but this infographic shows that they pack a powerful punch. Don't skip the daily prenatal vitamin if you're growing ... «Treehugger, Jul 15»
8
Prenatal Factors and Unhealthy Lifestyle Contribute To Risk of Type …
Dr. Lu Qi: Most previous studies focus on the effects of either lifestyle or prenatal malnutrition on diabetes risk; no study has assess these two ... «Medical Research News and Interviews on MedicalResearch.com, Jul 15»
9
Prenatal test detects cancer in mothers
Abnormal results from a non-invasive prenatal test (NIPT) for fetal chromosome abnormalities may indicate the presence of previously ... «BioNews, Jul 15»
10
Prenatal Test May Detect Cancer in Mom
Prenatal testing uses DNA analysis to identify potential birth defects. Prenatal tests are typically used to detect problems such as Down ... «dailyRx, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Prenatal [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/prenatal>. Mar 2020 ».
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