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Synonyms for hatching

the production of young from an egg

shading consisting of multiple crossing lines

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In this hatching of their scheme, neither Trent nor Quilp had had one thought about the happiness or misery of poor innocent Nell.
Hatching patterns (synchrony or asynchrony) of birds are generally distinguished by hatching interval (Stoleson and Beissinger 1995).
In this study, we provide new taxonomic descriptions of late-stage eggs and newly hatched larvae, as well as temperature-response models of hatching (timing, duration, success), and larval size-at-hatch and posthatch survival at four temperatures (2[degrees], 5[degrees], 9[degrees], and 12[degrees]C).
You may have better luck hatching the two species separately.
Suddenly, one of the students cried ``Susie's hatching,'' prompting a rush to peek into the incubator at the fifth chick.
During incubation [which takes 28 days] and hatching, the scent and activities surrounding the nest are very attractive to predators [like foxes]," says Dickson.
You have eggs hatching and larvae jumping out of the corner of the snake's mouth.
The ZILOS-tk(R) is the first non-contact laser device to be awarded marketing clearance for laser-assisted hatching of human embryos in clinical applications.
Hatching asynchrony is common in many species of birds and results from incubation prior to clutch completion.
We had them in operation close to 10 months this year, hatching chickens, guineas, ducks and geese.
Up to 30 percent of those dosed immediately after hatching died, while groups exposed as 2-week-old tadpoles sometimes suffered 100 percent mortality.
During this trip in early June, there were dozens of fish up to 18 inches landed (20 inches is about as large as they get), especially on the last day in the river's lower reaches, where more stoneflies were hatching in the canyon's warmer clime.
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By hatching first, the cowbird gets a head start on feeding and becomes the biggest, grabbiest nestling.