false pregnancy

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But, the zoo said, Mei Xiang has apparently had the hormone increase that is consistent with both pregnancy and false pregnancy. Martin Weil, Washington Post, "Giant panda habitat closes as signs increase of possible birth of cub," 25 June 2018 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

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circa 1860, in the meaning defined above

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false pregnancy

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