Definitions for "Abruptio"
a pregnancy complication, commonly signaled by vaginal bleeding and abdominal pain, in which part of the placenta detaches from the wall of the uterus, affecting the blood and oxygen supply to the fetus. When the area of abruption is large, it may require an emergency, preterm delivery.
Latin, breaking off] a divorce, most often found in church records, parish books and legal documents.