Definition of 'birth defect'
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The risk of birth defects also increases. The Sun (2006)It warned there was no other certain way to avoid the virus's birth defects. The Sun (2016)And additives have been blamed too for birth defects, still births and lowered fertility. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)A disease that causes birth defects and miscarriages in livestock has been confirmed in Britain for the first time. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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