gestation time


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gestation time

The duration of a normal pregnancy for a species.
See: pregnancy for table
See also: time
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Table 4 presents ORs and 95% CIs for exposure to HAA5 and individual HAAs over specific gestation time windows for intrauterine growth retardation and term low birth weight.
Given the lack of opportunity and the long gestation time over planned redevelopment in central Newcastle, these retailers may have to wait some time, a matter of years.
Compared with those of an elephant, many aspects of a mouse's life--such as the rate at which its cells burn energy, the speed at which its muscles twitch, its gestation time, and the age at which it reaches maturity--are sped up by the same factor as its life span is.