puerpera


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puerpera

 [pu-er´per-ah]
a woman who has just given birth to a child.

pu·er·per·a

, pl.

pu·er·per·ae

(pyū-er'pĕr-ă, -per-ē),
A woman who has just given birth.
[L., fr. puer, child, + pario, to bring forth]

puerpera

/pu·er·pera/ (pu-er´per-ah) a woman who has just given birth to a child.

puerpera

[pyo̅o̅·er′pərə]
Etymology: L, puerpus, childbirth
a woman who has just given birth.

pu·er·per·a

, pl. puerperae (pyū-er'pĕr-ă, -ē)
A woman who has just given birth.
[L., fr. puer, child, + pario, to bring forth]