primigravida

noun
pri·​mi·​grav·​i·​da | \ -ˈgrav-əd-ə How to pronounce primigravida (audio) \
plural primigravidae\ -​ə-​ˌdē How to pronounce primigravida (audio) \ also primigravidas

Medical Definition of primigravida

: an individual pregnant for the first time

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“Primigravida.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/primigravida. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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