noun (plural pregnancies)[mass noun]
The condition or period of being pregnant: the first weeks of pregnancy [count noun]: a straightforward pregnancy
More example sentences
- To date, however, the efficacy of nicotine replacement therapy in pregnancy is not known.
- We also asked women about use of nicotine replacement therapy during pregnancy.
- First births were defined as births to women who had had no previous pregnancies or whose previous pregnancies had all ended in abortion.
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