pseudocyesis

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pseudocyesis physiological state in which a woman exhibits symptoms of pregnancy but is not pregnant
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pseudocyesis Spurious pregnancy.
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Usage

In literature:

In fact, nearly every text-book on obstetrics gives some space to the subject of pseudocyesis.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
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