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addaword.gifdefinition of foetus party

noun
an event when people meet up to look at ultrasound scans of a foetus
The US tradition of having a baby shower to celebrate an impending birth is now commonplace in the UK. But "foetus parties", where people gather to view 3D and 4D scan pictures are also gaining in popularity.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 13/01/2012 17:03:00
Definition of foetus party from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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