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

Definition of nonpregnant

: not pregnant safe for nonpregnant patients

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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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