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surrogacy

[ sur-uh-guh-see, suhr‐ ]
/ ˈsɜr ə gə si, ˈsʌr‐ /
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noun

the state of being a surrogate or surrogate mother.

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Origin of surrogacy

First recorded in 1810–20
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