Pronunciation: (grav'i-du), [key]
—pl. -das, -daePronunciation: (-dē"). [key] Obstet.
1. a woman's status regarding pregnancy; usually followed by a roman numeral designating the number of times the woman has been pregnant.
2. a pregnant woman. Cf. para5.
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