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nidation

 [ni-da´shun]
implantation (def. 1).
Nidation, occurring over the period between 7 to 10 days after fertilization. From Dorland's, 2000.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ni·da·tion

(nī-dā'shŭn),
Embedding of the blastocyst in the uterine endometrium.
[L. nidus, nest]
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nidation

Implantation of a blastocyst into the endometrium
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nidation

Embryology Implantation of a blastocyst into the endometrium. See Blastocyst.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ni·da·tion

(nī-dā'shŭn)
Embedding of the blastocyst in the uterine endometrium.
[L. nidus, nest]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
(2) Nidation refers to the implantation of the fertilised egg in a woman's uterus.
A ce titre, la zone humide d'Oum Ghellaz, le lac Telamine et Dhayet Morsli sont confrontes au rejet d'eaux industrielles non traitees menacant des sites de nidation d'oiseaux d'eau, a indique la chef du service [beaucoup moins que]littoral et biodiversite[beaucoup plus grand que] a la Conservation des forets.
There is increasing concern that rising maternal creatine kinase activities could be an early biological index of tubal nidation, but there is no general agreement about using it [14].