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puerperal fever

Noun1.puerperal fever - serious form of septicemia contracted by a woman during childbirth or abortion (usually attributable to unsanitary conditions); formerly widespread but now uncommon
Synonyms: childbed fever
blood poisoning, childbed fever, septicaemia, septicemia
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Puebla de Zaragoza
Pueblo
Pueblo Indians
Puefellow
Puer
Pueraria
Pueraria lobata
Puerco
Puerco beds
Pueri sunt de sanguine parentum
Puerile
Puerilely
Puerileness
Puerility
puerpera
Puerperal
-- puerperal fever --
puerperium
Puerperous
Puerto Rican
Puerto Rico
Puet
Puff
puff adder
puff batter
Puff bird
puff of air
puff out
puff paste
puff up
Puff-leg
Puff-legged
Puffball
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