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delivery (n.)

early 15c., "act of setting free from bondage," also "action of handing over to another," from Anglo-French delivrée, noun use of fem. past participle of Old French delivrer (see deliver). Sense of "childbirth, giving forth of offspring" is by 1570s; that of "manner of utterance or enunciation" is from 1660s. Of a blow, throw of a ball, etc., "act of sending or putting forth," from 1702. The hospital's childbirth delivery room is attested by 1849 (in early use often in a German context, translating Kreisszimmer).

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Definitions of delivery

delivery (n.)
the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail);
his reluctant delivery of bad news
Synonyms: bringing
delivery (n.)
the event of giving birth;
she had a difficult delivery
delivery (n.)
your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally;
Synonyms: manner of speaking / speech
delivery (n.)
(baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter;
Synonyms: pitch
delivery (n.)
recovery or preservation from loss or danger;
Synonyms: rescue / deliverance / saving
delivery (n.)
the act of delivering a child;
Synonyms: obstetrical delivery
delivery (n.)
the voluntary transfer of something (title or possession) from one party to another;
Synonyms: livery / legal transfer
From wordnet.princeton.edu