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noun [countable] British informal mum pronunciation in British English /mʌm/
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  1. a mother. This word is used by people to talk about or talk to their mother. The American word is mom

    It’s my mum’s birthday tomorrow.

    What’s for dinner, Mum?

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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