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conception

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noun con·cep·tion \kən-ˈsep-shən\

Medical Definition of conception

  1. 1a:  the process of becoming pregnant involving fertilization or implantation or bothb:  embryo, fetus

  2. 2a:  the capacity, function, or process of forming or understanding ideas or abstractions or their symbolsb:  a general idea





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