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pregnancy

noun preg·nan·cy \ˈpreg-nən(t)-sē\

: the condition of a woman or female animal that is going to have a baby or babies : the condition of a pregnant woman or female animal

plural preg·nan·cies

Full Definition of PREGNANCY

1
:  the quality of being pregnant (as in meaning)
2
:  the condition of being pregnant :  gestation
3
:  an instance of being pregnant
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Examples of PREGNANCY

  1. <an elephant's pregnancy can last almost a year>

First Known Use of PREGNANCY

15th century
PREGNANCY Defined for Kids

pregnancy

noun preg·nan·cy \ˈpreg-nən-sē\
plural preg·nan·cies

Definition of PREGNANCY for Kids

:  the state of being pregnant
Medical Dictionary

pregnancy

noun preg·nan·cy \ˈpreg-nən-sē\
plural preg·nan·cies

Medical Definition of PREGNANCY

1
:  the condition of being pregnant
2
:  an instance of being pregnant

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