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gravid

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adjective grav·id \ˈgra-vəd\

Definition of gravid

  1. 1 :  pregnant

  2. 2 :  distended with or full of eggs <a gravid fish>

gra·vid·i·ty play \gra-ˈvi-də-tē\ noun


Examples of gravid

  1. <the patient is a gravid woman in her seventh month>



Origin of gravid

Latin gravidus, from gravis heavy


First Known Use: 1597

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adjective grav·id \ˈgrav-əd\

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