- The definition of gravid is someone who is pregnant.
A woman who is in her last stages of pregnancy is an example of someone who would be described as gravid.
Origin: L gravidus from gravis, heavy: see grave
- gravidity noun
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Origin: Latin gravidus, from gravis, heavy; see gwerə-1 in Indo-European roots.
- gra·vidˈi·ty , gravˈid·ness noun
- gravˈid·ly adverb
gravid - Medical Definition
- gravidity , gravˈid·ness noun