Definition of Superfetation in English :

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Superfetation

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Noun

1. superfetation

fertilization of a second ovum after a pregnancy has begun; results in two fetuses of different ages in the uterus at the same time

Example Sentences:
'superfetation is normal in some animal species'

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Superfetation

see synonyms of superfetation
noun
physiology
the presence in the uterus of two fetuses developing from ova fertilized at different times

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Superfetation

see synonyms of superfetation
noun
the fertilization of an ovum during a pregnancy already in existence

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Superfetation

see synonyms of superfetation
n.
Formation or development of a second fetus when one is already present in the uterus, occurring normally in certain vertebrate species.

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