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gestation
used in The Lords of Discipline

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Definition
the period during which an embryo develops (about 9 months in humans)

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the conception and development of an idea or plan
  • I observed her unconscious flowering, the effortless rosy bloom of her complexion, which seemed so vital and basic and life-affirming in that period of gestation in which I had no legitimate part.
    Chapter 3.23 (15% in)

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