BRAXTON HICKS' SIGN

\bɹˈakstən hˈɪks sˈa͡ɪn], \bɹˈakstən hˈɪks sˈa‍ɪn], \b_ɹ_ˈa_k_s_t_ə_n h_ˈɪ_k_s s_ˈaɪ_n]\

Definitions of BRAXTON HICKS' SIGN

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1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop

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