Definition of postnatal adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌpəʊstˈneɪtl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌpoʊstˈneɪtl//
(North American English post-partum)[only before noun] Birth
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connected with the period after the birth of a child postnatal care compare antenatal, prenatal See related entries: Birth
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: postnatal