false pregnancy

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Recent Examples on the Web Meanwhile, the zoo has been waiting to find out whether Mei Xiang might be pregnant or is experiencing a false pregnancy. Michael E. Ruane, Washington Post, "As a panda era closes, Bei Bei gets a checkup and ‘signs’ some keepsakes," 4 Sep. 2019 Mei Xiang, who has had numerous false pregnancies in past years, was artificially inseminated in March and is near the end of her 90- to 185-day gestation period. Michael E. Ruane, Washington Post, "As a panda era closes, Bei Bei gets a checkup and ‘signs’ some keepsakes," 4 Sep. 2019 Martin and Johnson also fended off false pregnancy rumors in October 2018. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Dakota Johnson and Chris Martin Have Reportedly Broken Up," 15 June 2019 Reese responded to the false pregnancy report by calling out the tabloid on Instagram, and her approach was nothing short of hilarious. Kelly O'sullivan, Country Living, "Reese Witherspoon Responds to Rumors That She's Pregnant With Her Fourth Child," 18 Mar. 2019 The false pregnancy buzz is just the latest bout of gossip to circulate the internet since Grande and Davidson elevated their relationship from Harry Potter dress-up dates to full-blown engagement earlier this month after just weeks of dating. refinery29.com, "Ariana Grande Had The Perfect Response To Those Pregnancy Rumors," 22 June 2018 Martin and Johnson also fended off false pregnancy rumors in October 2018. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Dakota Johnson and Chris Martin Have Reportedly Broken Up," 15 June 2019 Reese responded to the false pregnancy report by calling out the tabloid on Instagram, and her approach was nothing short of hilarious. Kelly O'sullivan, Country Living, "Reese Witherspoon Responds to Rumors That She's Pregnant With Her Fourth Child," 18 Mar. 2019 Just like Lady Gaga, Reese Witherspoon knows exactly how to shut down false pregnancy rumors. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Reese Witherspoon Just Shut Down Pregnancy Rumors in the Funniest Way," 16 Mar. 2019

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1815, in the meaning defined above

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