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Synonyms for foetus

an unborn or unhatched vertebrate in the later stages of development showing the main recognizable features of the mature animal

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Brucella abortus, Leptospira, Campylobacter fetus and Tritrichomonas foetus.
The foetus was dumped in the garbage landfill in Al Saja'a area and was discovered wrapped in piece of cloth,the official said
It showed that she was carrying a dead foetus in the abdomen, a rare medical occurrence known as lithopedion or stone baby, NTD TV (http://www.
According to media reports, the sex of the foetus is yet to be identified.
An airport maintenance worker said he was cleaning the plane when he found the foetus.
The disease can be prevented by injecting the pregnant woman with preformed anti-D antibodies, which bind the red blood cells of the foetus before they are detected by the mother's immune system, thereby preventing the production of the potentially dangerous antibodies.
Animals in the Womb was made by the producers of Life Before Birth, the 2005 film that followed the development of a human foetus.
The foetus can hardly hear sound from an external source and from its mother.
Doctors in Brazil have discovered a 44-year-old foetus inside the body of an 84-year-old woman.
A FOETUS thought to be 40 years old has been found in the body of an old woman.
INSTEAD of sending a miscarried foetus to the morgue for burial, Limassol General Hospital staff threw it away as medical waste, which is against procedures, the hospital's director confirmed yesterday.
The researchers did this by using the 4D video footage to closely examine all events where a mouth stretch occurred in the foetus.
Doctors in Bangladesh have removed a dead foetus from the abdomen of a teenage boy who was complaining of stomach pains.
recently because she reportedly buried the foetus in a shoebox in the desert.