- a woman's status regarding pregnancy; usually followed by a roman numeral designating the number of times the woman has been pregnant.
- a pregnant woman.
Origin of gravida
1925–30; < New Latin, Latin: feminine of gravidus pregnant, laden; see gravid
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- A pregnant woman.
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