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1. to become pregnant.
2. take in, grasp, or form in the mind.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
To become pregnant, i.e., to achieve implantation of the blastocyst, ideally in the endometrium.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
1. To become pregnant.
2. To apprehend mentally; understand.
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