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primigravida

[ prahy-mi-grav-i-duh ]
/ 藢pra瑟 m瑟藞gr忙v 瑟 d蓹 /
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noun, plural pri路mi路grav路i路das, pri路mi路grav路i路dae [prahy-mi-grav-i-dee]. /藢pra瑟 m瑟藞gr忙v 瑟藢di/. Obstetrics.
a woman pregnant for the first time.
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Origin of primigravida

1885鈥90; <New Latin, equivalent to Latin pr墨mi-, combining form of pr墨mus first (see prime) + gravida, feminine of gravidus pregnant (see gravid), on the model of primipara
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British Dictionary definitions for primigravida

primigravida
/ (藢pra瑟m瑟藞伞r忙v瑟d蓹) /

noun plural -das or -dae (-藢di藧)
obstetrics a woman who is pregnant for the first time

Word Origin for primigravida

C19: New Latin, from Latin prima first + gravida gravid (woman)
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Medical definitions for primigravida

primigravida
[ pr墨鈥瞞沫-gr膬v沫-d蓹 ]

n.
A woman in her first pregnancy.
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