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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (obstetrics) a woman who is pregnant for the first time.

Usage examples (4)
  • Prospective randomized study of X-ray pelvimetry in the primigravida.
  • The cervix of a primigravida usually effaces a lot before it dilates.
  • A 27-year-old Japanese primigravida at 33 weeks of gestation was referred to our hospital.
  • A 23 yr old markedly obese primigravida at 12 weeks gestation seeks consultation for her first prenatal check-up. for more
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