primipara

noun
pri·​mip·​a·​ra | \prī-ˈmi-pə-rə \
plural primiparas or primiparae\prī-​ˈmi-​pə-​ˌrē, -​ˌrī \

Definition of primipara 

1 : an individual bearing a first offspring

2 : an individual that has borne only one offspring

Other Words from primipara

primiparous \prī-​ˈmi-​pə-​rəs \ adjective

First Known Use of primipara

circa 1833, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for primipara

Latin, from primus first + -para -para

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primipara

noun
pri·​mip·​a·​ra | \prī-ˈmip-ə-rə \
plural primiparas or primiparae\-​ˌrē \

Medical Definition of primipara 

1 : an individual bearing a first offspring

2 : an individual that has borne only one offspring

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