fertile period


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Noun1.fertile period - the time in the menstrual cycle when fertilization is most likely to be possible (7 days before to 7 days after ovulation)
menstrual cycle - a recurring cycle (beginning at menarche and ending at menopause) in which the endometrial lining of the uterus prepares for pregnancy; if pregnancy does not occur the lining is shed at menstruation; "the average menstrual cycle is 28 days"
phase, stage - any distinct time period in a sequence of events; "we are in a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be revised or rejected"
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Previous analyses indicated that the main reason for low fertility is a lack of interest for having the third child, and that the fertile period of women should be longer than ten years, and that 105,000 babies per year should be born (Durdev 2004, p.
Objectives: Fibromyalgia syndrome (FS) is a chronic pain disorder usually affecting women in their fertile period of life.
But the long, fertile period of peace ended when the war to end all wars broke out.
The show focuses on the 1960s and '70s, a fertile period for innovation across art, design, and architecture.
2003) by periodically providing food at the nests of specific pairs in a reciprocal design, so pairs received food supplements during at least one fertile period though not during at least one other fertile period, which we conservatively estimated as extending from 7 d before the first egg of a clutch was laid until the day before the clutch was completed.
The duration of the fertile period was defined by Lake (1975) as the time lag between AI and the last fertile egg laid.
Portraying the kings who ruled Norway from 1030 to 1157, the saga emerged during a particularly fertile period for the composition of Icelandic kings' saga, about 1220, he says, and marks a key movement in the genre's development by being the first to deal with many kings in such detail.
This marvelous study of the formation of English eloquence in the sixteenth century shows just how misleading this familiar phrase can be: much of the vernacular literature produced in this fertile period of poetic innovation was not noticeably eloquent, nor was it precisely English.
This exhibition looks at the spectacular objects produced by Chinese artists between 1400 and 1450, a fertile period that saw the Ming dynasty transform China into a global superpower.
One of the pivotal figures of independent filmmaking during the fertile period of the 1990s and 2000s, Ted Hope has produced films by auteurs including Ang Lee, Nicole Holofcener, Todd Solondz, Todd Haynes, Bart Freundlich, Todd Fields and Michel Gondry.
The percentage of women age 15-49 who can correctly identify the fertile period has not changed over the past 15 years.