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gravid
American English: /ˈɡrævəd/
British English: /ˈɡravɪd/

Translation of gravid in Spanish:

adjective

  • Example sentences
    • This was a large-scale, anatomical publication filled with high-quality engravings of the gravid, or pregnant, uterus.
    • In addition to concerns about the difficulty of making a prompt and accurate diagnosis, the displacement of the appendix by the gravid uterus has resulted in controversy about the optimal site of abdominal incision for appendectomy.
    • Studies have shown a similar incidence of major depressive episodes in matched gravid and nongravid women, so pregnancy appears to have neither a protective nor a detrimental effect.
    Example sentences
    • His timing was bad: the Warwick agreement, gravid with promise, had just been signed.
    • One word can be so gravid with meaning that it could ignite the outrage of citizens, the deployment of troops, the legal obligation of action.
    • Music seems gravid with meaning. We talk not solely of a person's enjoying music but of his understanding or misunderstanding it.

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    In Spain, a geographical, social, and culturally homogeneous region, with a clear natural or administrative demarcation is called a comarca. Comarcas are normally smaller than regiones. They are often famous for some reason, for example Ampurdán (Catalonia) for its wines, or La Mancha (Castile) for its cheeses.