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conceive

 [kon-sēv´]
1. to become pregnant.
2. take in, grasp, or form in the mind.

conceive

(kon-sēv),
To become pregnant, i.e., to achieve implantation of the blastocyst, ideally in the endometrium.

conceive

/con·ceive/ (kon-sēv´)
1. to become pregnant.
2. take in, grasp, or form in the mind.

conceive

(kən-sēv′)
v.
1. To become pregnant.
2. To apprehend mentally; understand.

conceive

[kənsēv′]
Etymology: L, concipere, to take together
to become pregnant.

conceive

to become pregnant.
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Ensure that all couples who use assisted reproduction to conceive are recognized as their child's parents.
This does not, however, mean that when you're 30 or 40, you won't be able to conceive a child.
The erratic working hours lead to unhealthy eating habits and lack of physical activity, thus affecting one's ability to conceive.
That's because Conceive has held out hope for numerous couples of all nationalities in Dubai helping them start their families through various techniques such as in vitro fertilisation (IVF), Intrauterine insemination (IUI), Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI and a host of other Sharia approved fertilisation techniques.
Shailesh Dash, CEO of Al Masah Capital and board member of Alchemist, stated: "The inclusion of Conceive Gynecology & Fertility Centre in our health care group is a significant step for our expansion plan.
They resembled those trying to avoid pregnancy more than they did those seeking it with regard to the importance they attached to motherhood, but they were more similar to those who were trying not to conceive on other measures (ideal number of children and trust that they will conceive).
one more will conceive in each of the fourth and fifth years
So it's written deep in our hearts that we want to conceive.
the gap between our ability to conceive of a property and our capacity to actually rigorously establish it.
But even that limitation does not detract from a work that ought to alter the way historians conceive of African American property ownership.
Wino and cohorts compliment each other's talents to conceive a blistering blend of political-psychedoom with diversity.
As Steven underwent a bone marrow transplant during my IVF treatment, we had a limited number of chances to conceive.