polycyesis

polycyesis
SYN: multiple pregnancy. [poly- + G. kyesis, pregnancy]

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poly·cy·e·sis (pol″e-si-eґsis) [poly- + -cyesis] multiple pregnancy.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • polycyesis — poly·cyesis …   English syllables

  • polycyesis — /pɒlisaɪˈisəs/ (say poleesuy eesuhs) noun multiple pregnancy …   Australian-English dictionary

  • polycyesis — “+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from poly + cyesis : pregnancy with more than one fetus in the uterus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pregnancy — The state of carrying a developing embryo or fetus within the female body. This condition can be indicated by positive results on an over the counter urine test, and confirmed through a blood test, ultrasound, detection of fetal heartbeat, or an… …   Medical dictionary

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