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in utero
(Latin)


Human lungs, having spent nine months in utero, were no strangers to a liquid-filled state.
Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  in the uterus
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  • Human lungs, having spent nine months in utero, were no strangers to a liquid-filled state.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • The three of us—Shiva, Genet, and me—are together from the start, she in utero while Shiva and I negotiate the world outside.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • It may also be that low birth-weight is a strong forecaster of poor parenting, since a mother who smokes or drinks or otherwise mistreats her baby in utero isn’t likely to turn things around just because the baby is born.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics
  • In utero, technically.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers

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  • In utero, technically.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
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Associated words [difficulty]:   in utero [8] , exeunt [6] , gravitas [7] , imprimatur [8] , rigor mortis [8]
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