primipara

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noun pri·mip·a·ra \prī-ˈmi-pə-rə\

Definition of primipara

plural

primiparas

or

primiparae

play \-ˌrē, -ˌrī\
  1. 1 :  an individual bearing a first offspring

  2. 2 :  an individual that has borne only one offspring

primiparous

play \prī-ˈmi-pə-rəs\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of primipara

Latin, from primus first + -para -para


First Known Use: circa 1833


Medical Dictionary

primipara

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noun pri·mip·a·ra \prī-ˈmip-ə-rə\

Medical Definition of primipara

plural

primiparas

or

primiparae

\-ˌrē\play
  1. 1:  an individual bearing a first offspring

  2. 2:  an individual that has borne only one offspring


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