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primigravida

División en sílabas: pri·mi·grav·i·da
Pronunciación: /ˌprīməˈɡravədə
 
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Definición de primigravida en inglés:

sustantivo (plural primigravidae /-ˈɡravədē, -ɡravəˌdī/)

Medicine
A woman who is pregnant for the first time.
Example sentences
  • The one who delivered at the hospital was considered an older primigravida for that time.
  • One hundred and thirty eight primigravidae who were recruited at antenatal classes at five sites participated in the study.
  • His mother was a 34 year old, healthy primigravida who had had an uneventful pregnancy.

Origen

late 19th century: modern Latin (feminine), from Latin primus 'first' + gravidus 'pregnant' (see gravid).

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