miskraam

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Etymology[edit]

From mis- ‎(mis) +‎ kraam ‎(birth).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: mis‧kraam

Noun[edit]

miskraam f ‎(plural miskramen, diminutive miskraampje n)

  1. miscarriage

Synonyms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Not to be confused with abortus ‎(abortion), which is the induced termination of a pregnancy. A miskraam on the other hand is a spontaneous natural termination of a pregnancy.