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noun [countable] zombie pronunciation in British English /ˈzɒmbi/
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  1. 1
    informal someone who does not seem to know or care about what is happening around them and moves very slowly, especially because they are very upset or tired
  2. 2
    a dead person in some religions and stories who looks and behaves as though they are alive as a result of magic


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

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