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GO term:female pregnancy
Synonym: carrying of young
Synonym: gestation
GO id:GO:0007565
Definition:The set of physiological processes that allow an embryo or foetus to develop within the body of a female animal. It covers the time from fertilization of a female ovum by a male spermatozoon until birth.
Number of paths to term: 5

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
regulatesdenotes a 'regulates' relationship
positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulti-organism process
                        is-amulti-multicellular organism process
                                is-aembryonic process involved in female pregnancy
                                is-afemale pregnancy [GO:0007565] (111 genes, 127 annotations)
                                        part-ofdecidualization
                                        part-ofembryo implantation +
                                        part-ofembryonic process involved in female pregnancy
                                        part-ofmaternal process involved in female pregnancy +
                                is-ainsemination +
                                is-amulticellular organismal reproductive behavior +
                                is-aparturition +
                                is-apenetration of zona pellucida
                                is-aplantlet formation on parent plant
                                is-apollination +
                                is-aregulation of brood size
                                is-asperm competition +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulti-organism process
                        is-amulti-organism reproductive process
                                is-aembryonic process involved in female pregnancy
                                is-afemale pregnancy [GO:0007565] (111 genes, 127 annotations)
                                        part-ofdecidualization
                                        part-ofembryo implantation +
                                        part-ofembryonic process involved in female pregnancy
                                        part-ofmaternal process involved in female pregnancy +
                                is-ainsemination +
                                is-amating +
                                is-amulti-organism reproductive behavior +
                                is-aparturition +
                                is-apenetration of zona pellucida
                                is-aplantlet formation on parent plant
                                is-apollination +
                                is-aregulation of brood size
                                is-asexual reproduction +
                                is-asperm competition +
                                is-asporangium germination on or near host +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-amulticellular organismal process
                        is-amulti-multicellular organism process
                                is-aembryonic process involved in female pregnancy
                                is-afemale pregnancy [GO:0007565] (111 genes, 127 annotations)
                                        part-ofdecidualization
                                        part-ofembryo implantation +
                                        part-ofembryonic process involved in female pregnancy
                                        part-ofmaternal process involved in female pregnancy +
                                is-ainsemination +
                                is-amulticellular organismal reproductive behavior +
                                is-aparturition +
                                is-apenetration of zona pellucida
                                is-aplantlet formation on parent plant
                                is-apollination +
                                is-aregulation of brood size
                                is-asperm competition +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-areproduction
                        part-ofreproductive process
                                is-amulti-organism reproductive process
                                        is-aembryonic process involved in female pregnancy
                                        is-afemale pregnancy [GO:0007565] (111 genes, 127 annotations)
                                                part-ofdecidualization
                                                part-ofembryo implantation +
                                                part-ofembryonic process involved in female pregnancy
                                                part-ofmaternal process involved in female pregnancy +
                                        is-ainsemination +
                                        is-amating +
                                        is-amulti-organism reproductive behavior +
                                        is-aparturition +
                                        is-apenetration of zona pellucida
                                        is-aplantlet formation on parent plant
                                        is-apollination +
                                        is-aregulation of brood size
                                        is-asexual reproduction +
                                        is-asperm competition +
                                        is-asporangium germination on or near host +


Gene_Ontology
        is-abiological_process
                is-areproductive process
                        is-amulti-organism reproductive process
                                is-aembryonic process involved in female pregnancy
                                is-afemale pregnancy [GO:0007565] (111 genes, 127 annotations)
                                        part-ofdecidualization
                                        part-ofembryo implantation +
                                        part-ofembryonic process involved in female pregnancy
                                        part-ofmaternal process involved in female pregnancy +
                                is-ainsemination +
                                is-amating +
                                is-amulti-organism reproductive behavior +
                                is-aparturition +
                                is-apenetration of zona pellucida
                                is-aplantlet formation on parent plant
                                is-apollination +
                                is-aregulation of brood size
                                is-asexual reproduction +
                                is-asperm competition +
                                is-asporangium germination on or near host +


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