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Nullipara

Definition
noun, plural: nulliparae
A female who has never given birth to a child, or has never carried a pregnancy.
Supplement
Word origin: from Latin nūllus, none + parere, to give birth.
Related forms: nulliparous (adjective), nulliparity (noun).
Compare: multipara.


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