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puer·per·al fever

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  1. puerperal fevernoun

    childbed fever, sepsis puerperalis

  2. puerperal fevernoun

    A fever, following childbirth or abortion, due to infection of the uterus.

    childbed fever, sepsis puerperalis

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  1. puerperal fever, childbed fevernoun

    serious form of septicemia contracted by a woman during childbirth or abortion (usually attributable to unsanitary conditions); formerly widespread but now uncommon

    childbed fever

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