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gestate

[′je‚stāt]
(embryology)
To carry the young in the uterus from conception to delivery.
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Therefore, the increase of protein intake in gestation could increase body protein reserves of gestating gilts through the slight increase of BW.
The gestating and lactating sow will require 4-1/2 to six gallons per day.
Since a self-aware gestating organism is unified with its environment, it would be incoherent for it to ignore that environment.
Unlike other mammals such as sheep, pig sows need at least 3 gestating embryos to maintain a pregnancy, according to David Ayares, PPL vice president of research a development and leader of the Blacksburg, VA team that produced the pig clones.
So just when you thought Sigourney Weaver had selflessly saved the universe from a fate worse than the extraterrestrial horror gestating inside her at the end of Alien 3, it's time for lots more intergalactic shocks in part four of the long-running sci-fi space shocker.
Rutherford's Middle Passage over "that thrashing Void called the Atlantic" (36) is likewise modeled on the Dogon myth of creation, in which Yurugu (a Seth figure) breaks with the gestating order of the universe and descends into the void in a failed attempt to create his own ego-centered world.
I'll be thinking about something and it will be gestating as a column or an essay.
This is all extremely new; business models are gestating.
The resulting model dictates that in the absence of contract, the gestating mother is the exclusive legal parent, but that in the presence of contract, legal parenthood is awarded according to the contractually expressed intentions of the rights holders.
Vans Inc is also working on a slew of projects including the long gestating animated se ries The Lunatic.
It misjudged the impact of PCs on the industry, failed to establish strategic relationships with gestating titans, developed a haughtiness toward its customers, and basically screwed up on all fronts.