multiparous


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mul·tip·a·rous

 (mŭl-tĭp′ər-əs)
adj.
1. Having given birth two or more times.
2. Giving birth to more than one offspring at a time.

mul′ti·par′i·ty (mŭl′tĭ-păr′ĭ-tē) n.

multiparous

(mʌlˈtɪpərəs)
adj
1. (Zoology) (of certain species of mammal) producing many offspring at one birth
2. (Gynaecology & Obstetrics) of, relating to, or designating a multipara
[C17: from New Latin multiparus]
multiparity n

mul•tip•a•rous

(mʌlˈtɪp ər əs)

adj.
1. pertaining to a multipara.
2. producing more than one at a birth.
[1640–50; < New Latin multiparus bearing many young at a birth. See multi-, -parous]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.multiparous - producing more than one offspring at a time
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
uniparous - producing only one offspring at a time
Translations

mul·tip·a·rous

n. multípara, mujer que ha parido más de una vez.
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SEATTLE--Sleep disturbances are exceedingly common among pregnant women, but it remains unclear to what extent they represent a normal part of pregnancy and how they may affect birth and maternal health outcomes, according to findings from two studies of nulliparous and multiparous women.
In addition, nulliparous women were four times more likely to choose an epidural than multiparous women, regardless of ethnicity.
Experiments were based on eight multiparous, non-lactating, cyclic Nili-Ravi buffaloes, 4-10 years old and with a body weight in the range of 450-600 kg.
Eight multiparous cows in early lactation and averaging 27 [+ or -]6 days in milk were used in a replicated 4x4 Latin square experiment.
Four ruminally-cannulated, multiparous Holstein cows averaging 193[+ or -]13 days in milk (DIM) were used in a 4x4 Latin square design to assess N utilization and milk production responses to changes in RUP level, post-ruminal RUP digestibility and protected Met supplementation.
About 20% of these women were delivered post term if they were nulliparous and nearly 15% if they were multiparous, the study showed.
Multiparous cows are generally larger in body weight and mobilize more body tissues for greater milk production during early stage of lactation compared with primiparous cows.
Ryan described the ideal patient for a laser procedure as a multiparous asymptomatic woman with a long closed cervix.
Liver samples from 8 healthy multiparous Hostein cows and 8 ketotic cows were pooled by health status and the proteins wereseparated by two-dimensional-electrophoresis (2D-E).
5-mm operative hysteroscope is used, though rarely for multiparous women.
01) average daily feed intake than multiparous sows during 21-d lactation.
They excluded high-risk deliveries, including multiparous women, multiple gestations, and premature births.