Cord

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Cord

A unit of volume used to measure quantities of firewood in Canada and the United States. The cord is equivalent to 3.62 cubic meters.
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The woman, who lived with her parents in eastern Madrid, delivered the baby by cutting the umbilical cord herself, and throwing the baby out of the window.
I remember a paramedic cutting the umbilical cord, then I was holding little Jack in my arms.
They are given an opportunity to participate in the delivery which can include making a video, holding hand of his wife or even cutting the umbilical cord.