miscarriage

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmɪskærɪdʒ/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌmɪsˈkærɪdʒ, ˈmɪsˌkær-/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(mis karij; for 1 also miskar′ij)



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miscarriage

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a miscarriage during pregnancy
  2. the (young) woman suffered a miscarriage
  3. had already suffered [two] miscarriages
  4. had a miscarriage in the [sixth] month
  5. had a miscarriage at [school, home, work]
  6. [led to, caused] the (woman's) miscarriage
  7. some pregnancies (can) result in miscarriage
  8. the miscarriage was [due to, because of]
  9. was [deemed, ruled] a miscarriage of justice
  10. a [grave, serious] miscarriage of justice
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