multiparous

adjective
mul·tip·a·rous | \ ˌməl-ˈti-pə-rəs \

Definition of multiparous 

1 : producing many or more than one at a birth

2 : having experienced one or more previous parturitions

First Known Use of multiparous

1646, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for multiparous

New Latin multiparus, from multi- + Latin -parus -parous

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multiparous

adjective
mul·tip·a·rous | \ ˌməl-ˈtip-ər-əs \

Medical Definition of multiparous 

1 : producing many or more than one at a birth

2 : having experienced one or more previous childbirths — compare primiparous

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