Definition of

Para

  1. (noun, location) port city in northern Brazil in the Amazon delta; main port and commercial center for the Amazon River basin
  2. (noun, object) an estuary in northern Brazil into which the Tocantins River flows
  3. (noun, person) a soldier in the paratroops
  4. (noun, quantity) 100 para equal 1 dinar in Yugoslavia
  5. (noun, state) (obstetrics) the number of liveborn children a woman has delivered
    a bipara is a woman who has given birth to two children

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of Para

Derivations: parous

Hypernyms: gestation, maternity, pregnancy, soldier, yugoslavian monetary unit

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