Definition of Partial abortion
1. Noun. Termination of pregnancy without expulsion of all of the products of conception.
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Literary usage of Partial abortion
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1. On the functional diseases of the urinary and reproductive organs by Donald Campbell Black (1875)
"partial abortion, that is to say, the arrest <>t development of one of the ... partial abortion of the vesicles, when they are in the state of yellow ..."
2. Obstetrics; a Manual for Students and Practitioners by David James Evans (1900)
"Complete, or partial, abortion : It is important always to determine whether a part of, or the whole uterine contents have been expelled. ..."
3. Text-book of Botany, Morphological and Physiological by Julius Sachs (1882)
"... and even evident by the occurrence of flowers with the actual typical structure, and by a complete series of transitions caused by partial abortion. ..."
4. Vegetable Teratology: An Account of the Principal Deviations from the Usual by Maxwell Tylden Masters (1869)
"It differs from atrophy, or partial abortion, inasmuch as the latter terms apply to instances wherein there has been a partial development, ..."