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gestation
used in The Glass Castle

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

or:

the conception and development of an idea or plan
  • Dad said something about Jesus H. Christ on a goddamn crutch not taking that much time to gestate.
    p. 42.9

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