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sur·ro·ga·cy

 (sûr′ə-gə-sē, sŭr′-)
n. pl. sur·ro·ga·cies
1. The condition of being a surrogate, especially a surrogate mother.
2. Law The office of a surrogate.
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sur•ro•ga•cy

(ˈsɜr ə gə si, ˈsʌr-)
n.
the state of being a surrogate or surrogate mother.
[1810–20]
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Translations

surrogacy

[ˈsʌrəgəsɪ] N (in child-bearing) → alquiler m de úteros
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

surrogacy

[ˈsʌrəgəsi] n (= surrogate motherhood) → maternité f de substitution
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

surrogacy

nLeihmutterschaft m
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References in periodicals archive ?
Later, they revealed that they opted for gestational surrogacy, a procedure where an embryo is created through in vitro fertilization before being implanted in the womb of a surrogate mom.
Aside from Cristiano Jr., the Real Madrid player welcomed (https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/football/3913849/cristiano-ronaldo-picture-baby-twins-surrogate-birth/) fraternal twins to a surrogate mom in the U.S.
She outlines the many hurdles biologists would have to overcome, including assembling the genome and finding a closely related surrogate mom.
His mother has been gone for 20 years and I have become his surrogate mom. He has memories of my past that my girls don't have ...
She served as a surrogate mom to countless college students at SHC where students would come and visit "Kathy at the bookstore".
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But thankfully, after several hours, it was determined that the baby was fine, and so was the surrogate mom. ( ANI )
Even before her maybe-maybe not fiancee Casey Johnson's sudden death, Tequila's behavior suggested that she was increasingly floating away on a cloud of crazy, declaring on Twitter that she was pregnant as the surrogate mom for her brother and his wife's child.
"Delivering Hope: The Extraordinary Journey of a Surrogate Mom" tells the story tells the story of Pamela MacPhee, a woman who when a woman is unable to carry a child, accepts her embryos to carry their child to term.
But in the same documentary Jackson completely contradicted himself, saying: "I used a surrogate mom, my own sperm cells.
The result of the baby brokering is that Kate agrees to pay trailer trash blonde Angie (Amy Poehler) several thousand dollars to serve as surrogate mom. When airhead Angie falls out with boyfriend Carl (Dax Shepherd), she moves in with neurotic Kate and much Odd Couple comedy ensues involving life style clashes, birthing classes and problems operating the toilet baby lock.
Starring former Saturday Night Live comedians Tina Fey, as a health-food chain manager who wants to have a kid but learns she is infertile, and Amy Poehler, the surrogate mom, "Baby Mama" netted 18.3 million dollars, according to preliminary figures from Exhibitor Relations.