non·​preg·​nant | \ ˌnän-ˈpreg-nənt How to pronounce nonpregnant (audio) \

Definition of nonpregnant

: not pregnant safe for nonpregnant patients

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But the agency has said e-cigarettes may help nonpregnant adult smokers if used as a complete substitute for all cigarettes and other smoked tobacco products. Talal Ansari, WSJ, "San Francisco Passes Ban on E-Cigarette Sales," 25 June 2019 Researchers analyzed data from 4,400 pregnant women and 133,900 nonpregnant women between the ages of 12 and 44 who participated in the National Survey on Drug Use and Health. Minali Nigam, CNN, "More pregnant women in the US are using pot, study finds," 19 June 2019 Whale watchers estimate that 15 to 20 humpbacks, either juveniles or nonpregnant females, have not migrated south and have remained in the feeding grounds. Tom Stienstra, San Francisco Chronicle, "Whale of a time for whale watching," 7 Jan. 2018 Nonpregnant women who are bitten, infected and recover become immune — and can later have a baby safely, experts said. Donald G. Mcneil Jr., New York Times, "Short Answers to Hard Questions About Zika Virus," 5 Feb. 2016

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1854, in the meaning defined above

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non·​preg·​nant | \ -ˈpreg-nənt How to pronounce nonpregnant (audio) \

Medical Definition of nonpregnant

: not pregnant

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