Birth

Birth (calving in livestock and some other animals, whelping in carnivorous mammals) is the act or process of bearing or bringing forth offspring. The offspring is brought forth from the mother. The time of human birth is defined as the time at which the fetus comes out of the mother's womb into the world. Different forms of birth are oviparity, vivipary and ovovivipary.

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Staphorst - Demographics (2007)
... Staphorst had a sustainable birth rate till the beginning of 21st century ... But during the 2000–2007 period birth rate plummeted considerably ... Birth Rate 15.79 per 1000 (Down from 18.96 in 2000) ...
Natural Childbirth - Alternatives To Intervention
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João Goulart - Early Life
... Most sources indicates his birth year as 1918, but is actually 1919 ... This happens because his father ordered a second birth certificate in which he added one year to his son's age so Jango could attend the Law School at Rio Grande do Sul ... Yolanda, "my grandmother was the one able to revive little Jango which, at birth, already looked like dying" ...
Birth - Spiritual Meanings
... geocentric positions of the sun, moon, and planets in the sky or below the horizon at the moment of birth a natal chart is calculated using the exact time, date, and place of birth to try to ... based on the karma of their previous births ... Virgin birth of Jesus is the Christian doctrine that asserts that Jesus Christ was born to a virgin, and thus that his conception was carried out without an ...

Famous quotes containing the word birth:

    Heaven does not permit the birth of useless people.
    Chinese proverb.

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    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)

    For birth was a disease and Christopher and I invented the cure.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)