Definition of Pará

1. Noun. (obstetrics) the number of liveborn children a woman has delivered. "A bipara is a woman who has given birth to two children"

Exact synonyms: Parity
Category relationships: Midwifery, Ob, Obstetrics, Tocology
Generic synonyms: Gestation, Maternity, Pregnancy
Derivative terms: Parous

2. Noun. 100 para equal 1 dinar in Yugoslavia.
Generic synonyms: Yugoslavian Monetary Unit
Group relationships: Dinar, Yugoslavian Dinar

3. Noun. A soldier in the paratroops.
Exact synonyms: Paratrooper
Group relationships: Paratroops
Generic synonyms: Soldier

4. Noun. An estuary in northern Brazil into which the Tocantins River flows.
Exact synonyms: Para River
Group relationships: Brasil, Brazil, Federative Republic Of Brazil
Generic synonyms: Estuary

5. Noun. Port city in northern Brazil in the Amazon delta; main port and commercial center for the Amazon River basin.

Definition of Pará

1. n. A piece of Turkish money, usually copper, the fortieth part of a piaster, or about one ninth of a cent.

Definition of Pará

1. Proper noun. State in northern Brazil which has Belém as its capital. ¹

2. Noun. Formerly, a subunit of currency in several countries in the Ottoman/Turkish and Yugoslav regions. ¹

3. Noun. (medicine) A woman who has had a certain number of pregnancies, indicated by the number prepended to this word. ¹

4. Noun. A paragraph. ¹

5. Noun. A paratrooper. ¹

6. Adjective. (Australia slang) very drunk ¹

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Definition of Pará

1. a woman's status regarding the bearing of offspring [n PARAS or PARAE]

Medical Definition of Pará

1. 1. A woman who has given birth to one or more infants. Para followed by a roman numeral or preceded by a Latin prefix (primi-, secundi-, terti-, quadri-, etc.) designates the number of times a pregnancy has culminated in a single or multiple birth; e.g. Para I, primipara; a woman who has given birth for the first time, para II, secundipara; a woman who has given birth for the second time to one or more infants. Compare: gravida. Origin: L. Pario, to bring forth 2. A prefix signifying alongside of, beside, beyond, against, amiss; as parable, literally, a placing beside; paradox, that which is contrary to opinion; parachronism. Denotes a departure from the normal, involvement of two like parts or a pair, adjacent, alongside, near, etc. 3. (p-). In chemistry, and italicised prefix two substitutions in the benzene ring arranged symmetrically, i.e., linked to opposite carbon atoms in the ring. Compare: ortho-, meta-. Origin: G. Alongside of, near (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pará

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par for the course
par value
par yield
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para-aortic bodies
para I
para aminobenzoic acid
para nut
para red
para reds
para rubber
para rubber tree
paraaminobenzoic acid

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