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nullipara

[nuh-lip-er-uh] /nʌˈlɪp ər ə/
noun, plural nulliparae
[nuh-lip-uh-ree] /nʌˈlɪp əˌri/ (Show IPA).
Obstetrics
1.
a woman who has never borne a child.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; < Neo-Latin, equivalent to nūlli- nulli- + -para, feminine of -parus -parous
Related forms
nulliparity
[nuhl-uh-par-i-tee] /ˌnʌl əˈpær ɪ ti/ (Show IPA),
noun
nulliparous, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for nulliparous

nullipara

/nʌˈlɪpərə/
noun (pl) -rae (-ˌriː)
1.
a woman who has never borne a child
Derived Forms
nulliparous, adjective
Word Origin
C19: New Latin, from nullus no, not any + -para, from parere to bring forth; see -parous
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Word Origin and History for nulliparous
adj.

1859, from medical Latin nullipara "female who has never given birth," from nulli-, stem of nullus "no" (see null) + -para, fem. of parus, from parere "to bring forth" (see pare) + -ous.

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nulliparous in Medicine

nullipara nul·lip·a·ra (nə-lĭp'ər-ə)
n.
A woman who has never given birth.


nul·lip'a·rous (-rəs) adj.
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