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gravida

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noun grav·i·da \ˈgra-və-də\

Definition of gravida

plural grav·i·das or grav·i·daeplay \-və-ˌdē\

  1. :  a pregnant woman —often used with a number to indicate the number of pregnancies a woman has had <a gravida 4>



Origin of gravida

Latin, from feminine of gravidus


First Known Use: 1926


Medical Dictionary

gravida

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noun grav·i·da \ˈgrav-əd-ə\

Medical Definition of gravida

plural grav·i·das also grav·i·dae \-ə-ˌdē\play

  1. :  a pregnant woman—often used in combination with a number or figure to indicate the number of pregnancies a woman has had <a gravida four>; compare para

  2. gra·vid·ic \gra-ˈvid-ik\play adjective




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