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One entry found for premature.
Main Entry: pre·ma·ture
Pronunciation: secondarystresspremacron-mschwa-primarystresst(y)udot(schwa)r, -primarystresschudot(schwa)r
Function: adjective
: happening, coming, existing, or done before the proper or usual time; especially : born after a period of pregnancy of less than 37 weeks <premature babies>
- pre·ma·ture·ly adverb
- pre·ma·tu·ri·ty /-primarystresst(y)udotr-schwat-emacron, -primarystresschudotr-/ noun

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