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gestate

[′je‚stāt]
(embryology)
To carry the young in the uterus from conception to delivery.
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The Assured Produce Scheme which has been the core of much of the development work for ICM, has taken seven years to gestate.
But while Herschberger skewered the accepted wisdom about differences between women and men with her sharp wit and Morgan turned male-centered origin myths inside out, Angier tells us about all sorts of aspects of women's biology - from our X chromosomes to the way we gestate our embryos; from our sex organs to the way we build muscles.
In recent years society has developed a range of novel technological and legal means to help people overcome infertility and the inability to gestate.
To what degree were they adequately informed of the likelihood that they would gestate more than one fetus?
These individuals are not dead in the traditional, commonly used sense of that term: Dead bodies do not get a fever, grow, or gestate foetuses.
Most of my ideas gestate for a while," Daisey says, revealing that his fascination with the atomic bomb began in childhood.
We're asked to go within to gestate the newness God is trying to form; we're asked to collaborate with grace.
A COLDITZ-style housing scheme for neighbours from hell pioneered on a Dundee gestate is to copied across Britain.
Females gestate for nearly 9 months and give birth to one baby at a time.