Definition of natality noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//nəˈtælɪti//
; NAmE NAmE//nəˈtælɪti//
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the number of births every year for every 1 000 people in the population synonym birth rate Word Origin late 19th cent.: from French natalité, from nat- ‘born’, from the verb nasci.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: natality