- Pregnancy is defined as the state of carrying a baby in your uterus.
An example of pregnancy is carrying a child that you give birth to after nine months.
- a. The condition of being pregnant: a test for pregnancy.b. An instance of being pregnant: Her second pregnancy was easy.c. The period during which one is pregnant: the first trimester of pregnancy.
- The quality or condition of being rich in significance, import, or implication.
- Creativity; inventiveness.
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 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.