gravida

noun grav·i·da \ ˈgra-və-də \

Definition of gravida

plural gravidas or gravidae play \ˈgra-və-ˌdē\
:a pregnant woman often used with a number to indicate the number of pregnancies a woman has had
  • a gravida 4

Origin and Etymology of gravida

Latin, from feminine of gravidus


Medical Dictionary

gravida

noun grav·i·da \ ˈgrav-əd-ə \

medical Definition of gravida

plural gravidas also gravidae play \-ə-ˌdē\
: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

gravidic

play \gra-ˈvid-ik\ adjective

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