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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.
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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]
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(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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A t-test was used to compare the W-DEQ scores of primiparas and multiparas as well as other dichotomous variables.
Due to advancement of family planning the grand multipara has almost disappeared in western countries but it still exists in developing countries1.
Ladies with age range 21-30 years and multipara are commonly affected.
The descriptive figures and tables show the distribution of both UBW and NBW in primipara and multipara.
Patients and Methods: One hundred (100) patients of grand multipara (GMP), (parity = 5) and 100 patients of multipara (MP) (parity 2-4) were included in the study.
Rural multipara participants rated their stress concerning finances on the average of 2.4, while urban multipara participants rated their stress regarding finances 1.8.
Patients and methods: Sixty five grand multipara (Para Greater than 5) and 65 multipara (Para 2-4) aged between 20 to 40 years, with singleton pregnancy of up to 40 weeks and presenting in spontaneous labour were selected.
To study the incidence of primary caesarean section in a multipara.
Dey and das series10 (1974) 70.6% baby weigh average weight and 19.6% babies were overweight (3201-3650) in grand multipara.