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EXPECTANT. Having relation to, or depending upon something; this word is frequently used in connexion with fee, as fee expectant.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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He had caught the words "expectant method," and rang chimes on this and other learned phrases to accompany the assurance that Lydgate "knew a thing or two more than the rest of the doctors--was far better versed in the secrets of his profession than the majority of his compeers."
She waited, anxious, expectant, till she could stand the strain no longer, and with the weary mental appeal of the overburdened.
For women with late preterm (34-37 weeks) mild hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, immediate delivery resulted in poorer neurodevelopmental outcomes in offspring at 2 years when compared with expectant management.
Expanding access to oral health coverage for expectant mothers isn't just the right thing to do, it also makes sense financially.
New and expectant mums living in the Black Country can access care and treatment from a specialist perinatal community mental health service this Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week.
Bello commended Dr Grace Ogoke, the Consultant, Obstetrician, Gynecologist, and the entire medical team for their professional service, stressing that the State Government would prioritise health care service for expectant mothers, to eradicate maternal and infant mortality in the state.
In 2012, researchers at the DNA sequencing company Illumina accidently stumbled upon the idea of using blood tests for cancer screening while testing expectant mothers for genetic abnormalities in their unborn babies.
Keywords: Antenatal visit, Breastfeeding, Counseling, Expectant mother, Healthcare.
"Expectant moms would be surprised to know that the baby's brain is up to 25 percent developed already by 28 weeks.
Expectant mums and new parents are often plagued with uncertainties, from the obvious concerns about having a healthy baby, to worries about their own wellbeing and moods.
The clinic has been established to facilitate the expectant mothers and ensure the delivery of much needed quality healthcare facilities to them under one roof without having to wait in long queues of the tertiary care hospitals, informed varsity spokesman.