What is a test tube baby? What is parturition? [3 MARKS]
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1. Ababydeveloped from an egg that was fertilized outside the body and then implanted in the uterus of the biological or surrogate mother is known as a test tube baby.
2. The fertilization takes place in 'in-vitro' conditions in glass test tubes. Hence they are called test tube babies.
3. Expulsion of foetus from the mother's womb is called parturition.