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  Definition of incubate
  1. sit on (eggs); "Birds brood"; "The female covers the eggs"
  2. develop under favorable conditions, such as germs and bacteria
Similar Words: brood, hatch, cover

 

Grouped Verbs: breed, cover, hatch

 

Entailments: sit down, sit

 

Derivational Morphology: brooding, incubation, incubator, brooder, hatch, hatching, brood

 

 
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