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gestate

[′je‚stāt]
(embryology)
To carry the young in the uterus from conception to delivery.
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Instead of paying a doctor to create an embryo in a petri dish, they pay a woman to gestate the embryo for them.
A gestational surrogate is a woman who agrees to gestate a baby for an infertile couple by having an embryo implanted in her uterus and thus has no genetic relationship to the child she bears.
After the eggs developed into embryos, they were implanted in cows to gestate for an additional 45 days
To what degree were they adequately informed of the likelihood that they would gestate more than one fetus?
Not only was human SCNT legalized by statute in the state but also biotechnologists in New Jersey have been authorized legally to implant cloned human embryos into wombs, gestate them for up to nine months, and then destroy them for use in research.
T]the legislation gives government approval and support to an industry in which human clones gestate for several months in surrogate mothers to be followed by voluntary abortion of such fetuses for use in research.
She bears one 35-pound/pup per year after//it gestates nine months,/like you did, before birth,/and feeds on mama seal's//fat-rich milk for three weeks.
The court added that its ruling would have been the same if the case had been "a true 'egg donation' situation, where a woman gestates and gives birth to a child formed from the egg of another woman with the intent to raise the child as her own.
She said that while the surrogate mother merely gestates the fetus and does not contribute any of her own DNA to it, commissioning parents still think of her as a mother who contributes her "body and blood" to nourishing their child.
As in, his oil massage-ready single, "Grippin," which depicts a night of passionate sextacy, rocks the best Ludacris verse in a minute and hinges on the kind of chorus that gestates inside your brain like that little worm from The Wrath of Khan.