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Synonyms for carrier

a person who carries messages or is sent on errands

Synonyms for carrier

someone whose employment involves carrying something

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a self-propelled wheeled vehicle designed specifically to carry something

a large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings

an inactive substance that is a vehicle for a radioactive tracer of the same substance and that assists in its recovery after some chemical reaction

a person or firm in the business of transporting people or goods or messages

a radio wave that can be modulated in order to transmit a signal

a man who delivers the mail

a boy who delivers newspapers

(medicine) a person (or animal) who has some pathogen to which he is immune but who can pass it on to others

a rack attached to a vehicle

(genetics) an organism that possesses a recessive gene whose effect is masked by a dominant allele

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Although I have used the term surrogate in the past, a gestational carrier is actually the technical term for a woman who carries a baby that she has no biological relationship to.
Finally, the ever-popular diagnostic code for Rho(D) immunization is back, and 2 codes have been added for a gestational carrier and 1 for a family history of sudden infant death syndrome.
Under California law, gestational carrier surrogacy contracts are enforceable; (26) whereas, traditional surrogacy contracts are not enforceable.
scenarios involving a genetically unrelated gestational carrier, who was
39) This perspective, when removed from the context of surrogacy, would prevent a married couple from using donated gametes (eggs and sperm) to conceive and carry a child without the service of a gestational carrier.
The FBI investigated the scheme after receiving complaints from gestational carriers and others, said Special Agent Darrell Foxworth, an FBI spokesman.
The more common usage of surrogacy, in 2011, is as a gestational carrier.
1) Two years later, Wife #1 (W1) uses her dead husband's frozen sperm to become pregnant; Husband #2 (H2) uses his dead wife's frozen ova and arranges to have a baby with a gestational carrier.
No words can adequately convey the incredible gratitude that we feel for everyone who was so supportive throughout this process, in particular our gestational carrier.
1) In the context of gestational carrier agreements, however, both the federal and Massachusetts legislatures are silent on whether to uphold a choice of law provision.
Marla Culliton and her husband, Steven, had previously entered into a gestational carrier contract with Melissa, a single woman, over the age of 21 years, who had "at least one previous live birth.
15 via the reality TV star's unnamed gestational carrier.
Since we implanted my fertilised egg in our gestational carrier, our baby is biologically mine and Kanye's.
3) "Gestational surrogacy" means the process by which a woman attempts to carry and give birth to a child conceived by in vitro fertilization using the gametes of the intended parents or donor gametes and to which the gestational carrier has no genetic contribution.
Washington, August 15 ( ANI ): A grandma, from Iowa, acted as a gestational carrier for her daughter and gave birth to her own twin granddaughters, Hallee and Hadlee.