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fetus
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Definition
an unborn or unhatched vertebrate beyond the early stages of development when the main features of the mature animal are recognizable; in humans beginning at completion of the 8th week of pregnancy and ending at birth
  • He remained knotted there in fetal position, paralyzed, his fists covering his eyes, for a long time.
    4 — Spring (68% in)

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