primiparous


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Related to primiparous: multiparous, nullipara

pri·mip·a·rous

(prī-mip'ă-rŭs),
Denoting a primipara.

primiparous

(prī-mĭp′ər-əs)
adj.
Giving or having given birth for the first time: primiparous sows.

pri′mi·par′i·ty (-mĭ-păr′ĭ-tē) n.

primiparous

[primip′ərəs]
Etymology: L, primus + parere, to bear
pertaining to a woman who has borne one child.

pri·mip·a·rous

(prī-mip'ă-rŭs)
Denoting a primipara.
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2010) to assess health belief perception of primiparous mothers seeking elective cesarean section and natural delivery, 11.
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Over time, the portion of mothers who were white or Hispanic, who had completed some college, and were primiparous increased, while the portion who were black, unmarried, had less than a high school education, and had no father named on the birth certificate decreased.