Synonyms of 'gestation'
1 incubationDictionary, development, growth
The gestation period can be anything between 95 and 150 days.
2 developmentDictionary, progress, evolution
the prolonged period of gestation of this design
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Development is the gradual growth or formation of something.
the development of the embryo
Evolution is a process of gradual development in a particular situation or thing over a period of time.
a crucial period in the evolution of modern physics
Thesaurus for gestation from the Collins English Thesaurus
Gestation is the process in which babies grow inside their mother's body before they are born.