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conceived, past participle; conceived, past tense; conceiving, present participle; conceives, 3rd person singular present;
  1. Become pregnant with (a child)
    • - she was conceived when her father was 49
  2. (of a woman) Become pregnant
    • - five months ago Wendy conceived
  3. Form or devise (a plan or idea) in the mind
    • - the dam project was originally conceived in 1977
    • - a brilliantly conceived and executed robbery
  4. Form a mental representation of; imagine
    • - without society an individual cannot be conceived as having rights
    • - we could not conceive of such things happening to us
  5. Become affected by (a feeling)
    • - he conceived a passion for football

  1. gestate: have the idea for; "He conceived of a robot that would help paralyzed patients"; "This library was well conceived"
  2. think: judge or regard; look upon; judge; "I think he is very smart"; "I believe her to be very smart"; "I think that he is her boyfriend"; "The racist conceives such people to be inferior"
  3. become pregnant; undergo conception; "She cannot conceive"; "My daughter was conceived in Christmas Day"
  4. (conception) concept: an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
  5. (conception) the act of becoming pregnant; fertilization of an ovum by a spermatozoon
  6. (conception) creation: the event that occurred at the beginning of something; "from its creation the plan was doomed to failure"
  7. Fertilisation (also known as conception, fecundation and syngamy), is the fusion of gametes to produce a new organism. In animals, the process involves the fusion of an ovum with a sperm, which eventually leads to the development of an embryo. ...
  8. A concept (abstract term: conception) is a cognitive unit of meaning—an abstract idea or a mental symbol sometimes defined as a "unit of knowledge," built from other units which act as a concept's characteristics. ...
  9. Conceive Magazine is a quarterly health and lifestyle publication that provides information about women's health and fertility, about various methods of conception (natural, alternative, assisted and high-tech), and about adoption. ...
  10. "Conceived" is the first single released by Beth Orton from her album Comfort of Strangers. It was released as a download single via iTunes on 29 November 2005, and then on CD and vinyl on 30 January 2006. It peaked at #44 in the UK official singles chart. ...
  11. (Conception (album)) Conception is a compilation album issued in 1951 as PRLP 7013, featuring Miles Davis on a number of tracks. The album features other notable musicians such as Lee Konitz, Sonny Rollins, Stan Getz, Gerry Mulligan and Zoot Sims. ...
  12. (Conception (band)) Conception is a power/progressive metal band from Raufoss, Norway.
  13. To develop an idea; To understand someone; To become pregnant
  14. (conception) In reproduction, the point at which a sperm fertilizes an egg.
  15. (Conception) The beginning of pregnancy. The fusion of the sperm and the egg.
  16. (Conception) The successful union of a sperm and an ovum.
  17. (Conception) "getting the idea" of an invention. Must be followed by "reduction to practice" to complete the act of invention.
  18. (Conception) (collects Girls #1-6, 152 pages, November 2005, ISBN 1-58240-529-8)
  19. (Conception) Every new film begins with an idea. It may be original or inspired by other sources including books and comics.
  20. (Conception) The desire to create an interactive, web-based language learning programme sprang partly from the realisation that student IT skills, particularly amongst Humanities students, were fairly poor. ...
  21. (Conception) is the beginning of a pregnancy, taken to be the precise moment that a spermatozoon enters the female secondary oocyte, resulting in the formation of a viable human zygote.(15) Reputable educationalists concur on this critical point. ...
  22. (conception (受胎)) The mid-point in the menstrual cycle after the last menstrual period, i.e., two weeks after the LMP.
  23. (conception) (kuhn-SEP-shuhn) — Also called fertilization. When a man’s sperm gets inside of a woman’s egg. This is how a woman gets pregnant.
  24. (conception) the All-Praise-Worthy
  25. Conception occurs around the middle of a woman’s menstrual cycle.  Shortly after ovulation, women start to feel a bit of premenstrual syndrome, including sore breasts and bloated bellies.  These same symptoms are also common during the very early weeks of pregnancy.