Meaning of miscarriage
Pronunciation: (mis-kar'ij for 1 also mis'kar&secij), [key]
- the expulsion of a fetus before it is viable, esp. between the third and seventh months of pregnancy; spontaneous abortion. Cf.(def. 1).
- failure to attain the just, right, or desired result: a miscarriage of justice.
- failure of something sent, as a letter, to reach its destination.
- transportation of goods not in accordance with the contract of shipment.
- miscarriage (Thesaurus)