Definition of 'surrogate mother'
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Translations for 'surrogate mother'
British English: surrogate mother /ˈsʌrəɡɪt ˈmʌðə/ NOUN
A surrogate mother is a woman who has agreed to give birth to a baby on behalf of another woman.
- American English: surrogate mother
- Arabic: أُمٌّ بَدِيلَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: mãe de aluguel medicina
- Chinese: 代孕母亲
- Croatian: surogatna majka
- Czech: náhradní matka
- Danish: rugemor
- Dutch: draagmoeder
- European Spanish: madre de alquiler
- Finnish: kohdunvuokraaja
- French: mère porteuse
- German: Leihmutter
- Greek: ανάδοχη μητέρα
- Italian: madre surrogata
- Japanese: 代理母
- Korean: 대리모
- Norwegian: surrogatmor
- Polish: matka zastępcza
- European Portuguese: mãe de aluguer medicina
- Romanian: mamă surogat
- Russian: суррогатная мать
- Spanish: madre sustituta
- Swedish: surrogatmamma
- Thai: ผู้หญิงที่รับอุ้มท้องแทน
- Turkish: taşıyıcı anne
- Ukrainian: сурогатна мати
- Vietnamese: người mẹ đẻ thay
Definition of surrogate mother from the Collins English Dictionary
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