gestation period

noun

Medical Definition of gestation period

: the length of time during which gestation takes place

called also gestation

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“Gestation period.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/gestation%20period. Accessed 5 May. 2021.

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