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used in The Lovely Bones

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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
  • My brother curled up into a fetal position and a moment later placed his thumb in his mouth to suck.
    Chapter Six (93% in)
  • That night his head lay on the pillow while his body was curled in the fetal position.
    Chapter Eighteen (87% in)

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