is otherwise known as pseudocyesis or a pseudopregnancy, where a women will display all the normal signs of pregnancy but will not actually be pregnant due to conception not having taken place.

FALSE PREGNANCY: "Some women, even previous queens of England have reported false pregnancies where they display all the typical symptoms of pregnancy even though conception hasn"
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FALSE PREGNANCY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/false-pregnancy/ (accessed September 27, 2021).