Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of pregnancy | Another word for pregnancy | What is pregnancy?

Definition 1: the state of being pregnant; the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for pregnancy in the sense of this definition

(pregnancy is a kind of ...) the condition or state of the body or bodily functions

(... is a kind of pregnancy ) pregnancy resulting from gestation elsewhere than in the uterus

(... is a kind of pregnancy ) technical terms for pregnancy

(... is a kind of pregnancy ) an unwanted pregnancy

"he got several girls in trouble"

(... is a kind of pregnancy ) the number of the pregnancy that a woman is in

"in her third pregnancy a woman is said to be gravida three"

(... is a kind of pregnancy ) pregnancy resulting from normal gestation in the uterus

(... is a kind of pregnancy ) pregnancy in which the placenta is implanted in the lower part of the uterus (instead of the upper part); can cause bleeding late in pregnancy; delivery by cesarean section may be necessary

(... is a kind of pregnancy ) (obstetrics) the number of liveborn children a woman has delivered

"the parity of the mother must be considered" "a bipara is a woman who has given birth to two children"

(pregnancy is a part of ...) the stage of pregnancy at which the mother first feels the movements of the fetus

(pregnancy is a part of ...) concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child

"she was in labor for six hours"

(pregnancy is a part of ...) nausea early in the day; a characteristic symptom in the early months of pregnancy

(pregnancy is a part of ...) (embryology) the repeated division of a fertilised ovum

(pregnancy is the domain which ... is member of) (pregnancy) the mucous membrane that lines the uterus; thickens under hormonal control and (if pregnancy does not occur) is shed in menstruation; if pregnancy occurs it is shed along with the placenta at parturition

(pregnancy is the domain which ... is member of) a narrow band resulting from tension on the skin (as on abdominal skin after pregnancy)

(pregnancy is the domain which ... is member of) (pregnancy) extraction by centesis of amniotic fluid from a pregnant woman (after the 15th week of pregnancy) to aid in the diagnosis of fetal abnormalities

(pregnancy is the domain which ... is member of) thrombosis of a vein without prior inflammation of the vein; associated with sluggish blood flow (as in prolonged bedrest or pregnancy or surgery) or with rapid coagulation of the blood

(pregnancy is the domain which ... is member of) motion of a fetus within the uterus (usually detected by the 16th week of pregnancy)

More words

Another word for prefrontal lobotomy

Another word for prefrontal lobe

Another word for prefrontal leukotomy

Another word for prefrontal leucotomy

Another word for prefrontal cortex

Another word for pregnancy test

Another word for pregnanediol

Another word for pregnant

Another word for pregnant chad

Another word for preheat


Other word for preheat

preheat meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce preheat