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Definition of QUICKENING

noun : QUICKENING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the process of showing signs of life; "the quickening of seed that will become ripe grain" ;

  • 2. (

    ) the stage of pregnancy at which the mother first feels the movements of the fetus ;

verb : QUICKENING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 4. (

    ) show signs of life; "the fetus quickened" ;


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