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non-pregnant Line breaks: non-pregnant

Definition of non-pregnant in English:


(Of a woman or female animal) not pregnant: pregnant women are at greater risk of malaria than non-pregnant women
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  • A pregnant or lactating woman needs more nutrients than a non-pregnant woman.
  • Such type specificity with viral load was not observed in pregnant / non-pregnant samples.
  • Using hair assays to measure compliance, pregnant women were compared with a control group of nonpregnant women.

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