nulliparous

adjective
nul·​lip·​a·​rous | \ ˌnə-ˈli-pə-rəs How to pronounce nulliparous (audio) \

Definition of nulliparous

: of, relating to, or being a female that has not borne offspring

First Known Use of nulliparous

1859, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for nulliparous

Latin nūllus "not any" + -i- + -parous, probably after Italian nullipara or French nullipare "woman who has not given birth" — more at null entry 1

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“Nulliparous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nulliparous. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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nulliparous

adjective
nul·​lip·​a·​rous | \ ˌnə-ˈlip-ə-rəs How to pronounce nulliparous (audio) \

Medical Definition of nulliparous

: of, relating to, or being a female that has not borne offspring

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