adjective not yet born: an unborn child

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  • unborn — (adj.) O.E. unboren not yet born; stillborn, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + BORN (Cf. born). Cf. O.Fris. unbern, Du. ongeboren, O.H.G. ungiporan, Ger. ungeboren …   Etymology dictionary

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  • unborn — /un bawrn /, adj. 1. not yet born; yet to come; future: unborn generations. 2. not yet delivered; still existing in the mother s womb: an unborn baby. 3. existing without birth or beginning. [bef. 900; ME; OE unbornen. See UN 1, BORN] * * * …   Universalium

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