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gestate

[′je‚stāt]
(embryology)
To carry the young in the uterus from conception to delivery.
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2]O emission was higher in pig (particularly during the nursery to finishing to gestating periods) than in poultry, whereas indirect [N.
Yet it's amazing how impenetrable certain people are; you'd think that the invention of tiny cameras that photograph a baby developing in the womb, or the arrival of ultra-sound technology that gives the mother an unambiguous image of the person gestating inside of her, would prick the consciences of the abortioneers, end the abortion debate, and send the providers of this hideous practice packing--perhaps to prison.
In the area of proper nutrition, thought and extra effort must be given to available supplies of fresh ice-free water at all times for all classes of hogs--the baby pig, the weanling, growing/finishing, gestating and the lactating sow.
Vans Inc is also working on a slew of projects including the long gestating animated se ries The Lunatic.
SPEAKING OF CLEAN AIR, a massive coalition of environmental groups has set its sights on a plan now gestating in the White House and among industry lobbyists to grant regulatory waivers to energy plants, chemical manufacturers, and oil refineries.
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.
We are floating, gestating organisms, transacting with our environment, eating all the while.
17) For those who believe that gestating even a genetically unrelated child vests a woman with inalienable parenthood rights, the selection of original procreative intent as the method of breaking the genetic "draw" is troubling, since it will be only a matter of time before a court is faced with a case in which a genetically unrelated gestational surrogate wishes to assert a parenthood claim against an intending couple who are also genetically unrelated.
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.
No matter how much it is taken for granted, the accomplishment of gestating and birthing even one child is an extraordinary event; perhaps even more praise should be given to the woman who births twins or triplets or quadruplets.
2 million and with a counterpart from the provincial government worth P200,000 includes hog starter, hog finisher, hog grower, hog starter and hog gestating among others.