ter·​tip·​a·​ra ˌtər-ˈtip-ə-rə How to pronounce tertipara (audio)
plural tertiparas or tertiparae -rē How to pronounce tertipara (audio)
: a woman who has borne children in three separate pregnancies

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“Tertipara.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tertipara. Accessed 28 Mar. 2023.

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