feminine noun
1. (state of being a mother) 
La artista hizo un collage con fotos de embarazadas para celebrar la maternidad.The artist made a collage with pictures of pregnant women to celebrate motherhood.
b. maternity 
La maternidad le sienta a Susan: ¡está preciosa con su panza de embarazada!Maternity suits Susan - she looks beautiful with her pregnant belly!
2. (unit in a hospital) 
El parto salió bien. La madre todavía está en la maternidad.The labor went fine. The mother is still in the maternity ward.
3. (health center) 
¡Llévame a la maternidad ahora mismo! ¡Mi hermana está a punto de dar a luz!Take me to the maternity hospital now! My sister is about to deliver her child!
1. (cualidad) 
a. motherhood 
2. (hospital) 
a. maternity hospital 
1 (estado) motherhood; maternity
2 (hospital) (also casa de maternidad) maternity hospital
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