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preg·nant

(preg'nănt),
Denoting a gestating female.
Synonym(s): gravid
[see pregnancy]

gravid

/grav·id/ (grav´id) pregnant.

gravid

(grăv′ĭd)
adj.
Carrying developing young or eggs: a gravid uterus; a gravid female.

gra·vid′i·ty (grə-vĭd′ĭ-tē), grav′id·ness n.
grav′id·ly adv.

gravid

[grav′id]
Etymology: L, gravidus, pregnant
pregnant; carrying fertilized eggs or a fetus. gravidity, gravidness, n.

gravid

adjective Pregnant; gravid is more commonly used by health professionals.

gravid

adjective Pregnant

preg·nant

(preg'nănt)
Denoting a gestating female.
See also: pregnancy
Compare: bioregulator
Synonym(s): gravid.

gravid

Pregnant. The term may be applied either to a woman or to a womb (uterus). From the Latin gravid , heavy or burdensome. See also PRIMIGRAVIDA

gravid

pertaining to a female carrying eggs or to a pregnant female.

gravid

pregnant; containing developing young.

Patient discussion about gravid

Q. how to get pregnant?

A. have sex,lol.

Q. how to get pregnant? how to get pregnant?

A. I am not sure I understand your question. Have you been having difficulties getting pregnant? Infertility is defined as not being able to get pregnant after a year or trying. If that is the situation, and you are not on birth control of any sort, you should see your gynecologist for further evaluation.

Q. can you take cough drops while your pregnant

A. there are many kinds of cough syrups/drops/pills. and all of them contains different materials, some have codeine in it and that is not a good choice during pregnancy. but the best thing to do is ask the pharmacist that sells the medicine. their job is to know those things. you can also read the pamphlet that comes with the medicine.

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In Hainan Island, female MCs can be bred in brackish water (10[per thousand]-15[per thousand] in salinity) to sexual maturity (commercially called gravid female MCs) from juveniles.
Because in these patients the number of gravid was minimum 4 and maximum 9.
Shed skins of both males and females were found at the shed rocks, males and females were observed pairing and copulating at the shed rocks, and both gravid and postpartum females were observed (Table 1).
Decreased functional residual capacity due to upward displacement of the diaphragm by the gravid uterus
Sections from the mid-body region were removed from all known males, as well as from any females not appearing to be gravid.
Large number of studies has examined the visual parameters of shape, size, contrast, light intensity, texture, and colour attraction to host seeking mosquitoes, while few studies have explored that which of these parameters are attractive to gravid adult females (9).
Expectedly, Cosby and his attorneys have quickly and vigorously nixed all of the charges, characterizing his accusers as liars and avid and gravid attentionseekers.
It was also observed that increasing number of children, increasing gravid levels and being a pregnant student increased the probability of being physically active at moderate level, while a higher stage of pregnancy significantly predicted increased risk of being sedentary.