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noun [countable]     incubation period pronunciation in British English
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singularincubation period
pluralincubation periods
  1. 1
    medical the amount of time that it takes for the signs of an infection to become noticeable
  2. 2
    biology the amount of time that it takes for eggs or cells to develop

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