gravida

DEFINITIONS OF: gravida

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n the number of the pregnancy that a woman is in

“in her third pregnancy a woman is said to be gravida three”
Type of:
gestation, maternity, pregnancy
the state of being pregnant; the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus

n a pregnant woman

Types:
gravida I, primigravida
(obstetrics) a woman who is pregnant for the first time
gravida II, secundigravida
a woman who is pregnant for the second time
gravida III, tertigravida
a woman who is pregnant for the third time
Type of:
adult female, woman
an adult female person (as opposed to a man)
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