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n. pl. mul·tip·a·ras also mul·tip·a·rae (-rē)
A woman who has given birth two or more times.


n, pl -rae (-ˌriː)
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) a woman who has given birth to more than one viable fetus or living child. Compare multigravida
[C19: New Latin, feminine of multiparus multiparous]


(mʌlˈtɪp ər ə)

n., pl. -a•ras, -a•rae (-əˌri)
a woman who has borne two or more children or is parturient for the second time.
[1870–75; n. use of feminine of New Latin multiparus multiparous]
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Regarding systemic complications grand multiparas are at high risk of developing hypertension, diabetes, anemia and obesity.
Dieciocho vacas Holstein lactantes, nueve primiparas y nueve multiparas (numero de partos= 5,0 [+ o -] 1,0; media [+ o -] Desviacion estandar (DS)) se utilizaron en este estudio.
A study conducted by Nassar et al15 showed a trend towards an increased risk of adverse obstetrical outcome in grandmultiparas compared with multiparas independent of maternal age.
The use of contraceptives and small family size has made grand multiparas a lost tribe in the Western World.
1997) han encontrado que los patrones de perdida de CCC durante el inicio de la lactancia fueron similares para vacas multiparas y primiparas, sin embargo, la perdida en CCC fue menor en las vacas primiparas que en las multiparas.
Also, we divided the women into groups according to parity in order to examine how the mode of delivery affects the QOL in primiparas and multiparas.
The objective of the current study was to examine data from the Consortium on Safe Labor to determine whether birth weight alters the labor pattern in nulliparas and multiparas.
Contudo, existe contradicao na literatura em relacao a existencia ou nao de diferencas comportamentais entre vacas primiparas e multiparas durante a ordenha (TANCIN et al.
05) en vacas multiparas que en primipiras (Cuadro 3).
Las multiparas (mujeres que han tenido varios hijos) pueden experimentar incontinencia urinaria por haberse distendido y debilitado ciertos musculos durante los embarazos y los partos.
El analisis estratificado mostro un leve aumento del riesgo de desgarro para las nuliparas, de 3,83 (IC95% 2,91-5,03) a 3,90 (IC95% 2,38-6,44) y una disminucion significativa de este, de 4,06 (IC95% 3,68-6,15) a 0,58 (IC95% 0,34-0,98) para las multiparas.