327. Pregnancy


See also 1. ABORTION ; 46. BIRTH ; 77. CHILDREN ; 281. MOTHER ; 307. PARENTS ; 364. SEX .

cyesiology
Obsolete, the part of medical science that studies pregnancy.
cyesis
Medicine. the condition of pregnancy.
eccyesis
a pregnancy that takes place outside the uterus.
embryography
the scientific description of the fetus. — embryographic, adj.
fetology, foetology
the branch of medicine that studies fetuses. — fetologist, foetologist, n.
gravidity
the state or condition of pregnancy. — gravidness, n. —gravid, adj.
obstetrics
the medical specialty that deals with pregnancy and childbirth. — obstetrician, n. —obstetric, obstetrical, adj.
pregnancy
the state, condition, or quality of being with child. — pregnant, adj.

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