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parity

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noun par·i·ty \ˈpar-ət-ē\

Medical Definition of parity

plural parities

  1. 1:  the state or fact of having borne offspring <diagnosis of parity or nulliparity>

  2. 2:  the number of times a female has given birth counting multiple births as one and usually including stillbirths <gravidity and parity were highly correlated>—compare gravidity 2





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