from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun The condition of being pregnant.
- noun An instance of being pregnant.
- noun The period during which one is pregnant.
- noun The quality or condition of being rich in significance, import, or implication.
- noun Creativity; inventiveness.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The state of being pregnant; the state of a female who has conceived or is with child; gestation; fetation.
- noun Fruitfulness; fertility; fecundity; productiveness.
- noun Fullness, as of important contents; significance; suggestiveness.
- noun Readiness of wit; shrewdness.
- noun A promising youth; a quick-witted person.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun The condition of being pregnant; the state of being with young.
- noun Figuratively: The quality of being heavy with important contents, issue, significance, etc.; unusual consequence or capacity; fertility.
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- noun countable The condition of being
- noun The period of time this condition
- noun uncountable The
progressionof stages from conceptionto birth.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun the state of being pregnant; the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus
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Obesity in pregnancy is not a topic that is discussed much in the media.
Besides watching your child grown, watching your wife go through her pregnancy is also an amazing, eye-opening experience.
Pregnancy has a protective maturing effect on the breast that helps the breasts 'internal immune system; the earlier the first term pregnancy is completed, the lower the risk of breast cancer.
If the pregnancy is the issue, have Kristen Stewart wear numerous pillows to represent the stages and then CGI her belly when her shirt is lifted.
Of course when a pregnancy is aborted (1,2,3 trimester) adds some weight.
For Mary, the pregnancy is a divine miracle and a privilege.
And hiding a pregnancy is always a tricky fashion task.
If you (Adriana) have an issue with Linda, fine, but I don't think picking on her pregnancy is the way to make your point.
The Nevada Republican earlier discussed her beliefs on the topic during an interview with the Bill Manders in which she called pregnancy in cases of rape and incest, "God's plan."
How many women per year are just tossing off a term pregnancy like an old shoe?