Definition of nullipara in English:

nullipara

nounnulliparae

Medicine Zoology
  • A woman (or female animal) that has never given birth.

    ‘The key finding was a significant reduction in the overall obstetric intervention rate, for otherwise healthy nulliparae would previously have received augmentation of labour.’
    Compare with primipara

Origin

Late 19th century modern Latin, from Latin nullus ‘none’ + -para (feminine of -parus), from parere ‘bear children’.

Pronunciation

nullipara

/nʌˈlɪp(ə)rə/