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primipara

play
noun, pri·mip·a·ra \prī-ˈmi-pə-rə\

Definition of primipara

plural primiparas or primiparaeplay \-ˌrē, -ˌrī\

  1. 1 :  an individual bearing a first offspring

  2. 2 :  an individual that has borne only one offspring

primiparous play \prī-ˈmi-pə-rəs\ adjective


Origin of primipara

Latin, from primus first + -para -para


First Known Use: circa 1842


Medical Dictionary

primipara

play
noun pri·mip·a·ra \prī-ˈmip-ə-rə\

Medical Definition of primipara

plural primiparas or primiparae \-ˌrē\play

  1. 1:  an individual bearing a first offspring

  2. 2:  an individual that has borne only one offspring




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "primipara"


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