carry to term

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Verb1.carry to term - carry out a pregnancy; "She decided to carry the child to term, even though the foetus was shown to be defective"
miscarry - suffer a miscarriage
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But women carry to term because pregnancy hormones persuade their immune system not to attack the baby as it develops.
The study, conducted by researchers at the University of Michigan School of Public Health, has found that women who deliver prematurely have, on average, up to three times the phthalate level in their urine compared to women who carry to term.
Contrary to results of earlier work based on the same data set, an analysis of data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth has found no evidence that women who have an abortion to terminate an unintended first pregnancy are at greater risk of clinical depression than their counterparts who carry to term.