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an expectant mother or father will soon be a parent of a new baby
to be pregnant
a heavily pregnant woman has a very large stomach because her baby will be born soon
an old way of saying that a woman is pregnant and her baby will be born soon
if a woman is pregnant, she has a baby developing inside her body
looking healthy and attractive. This is often used about pregnant women, sometimes in a slightly humorous way.
a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck
the metal tracks on a street that a tram travels along
(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people
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