Psychological / emotional perspective: If the dream is of a drum baton or stick, the dream may represent the need for self-expression in a more forceful way than normal.
A baton such as those used in relay races is representative of the passing on of information or responsibility. This, of course, returns it to its original meaning, more pertinent to dreams.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Incubation implies bringing something into existence, or rather to a point where it can survive without assistance. Spiritually, therefore, this represents the act of creation.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: An incubator supports life that might not be viable otherwise, so from an emotional perspective will represent a new emotion which needs careful nurturing, such as love for someone else.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Gives gender - specific: As a woman becomes used to becoming pregnant she may have dreams that hold an image such as an incubator. This does not suggest that her baby will be ill, simply that she is aware of herself in that role as the baby grows.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
(Brooder; Hatchery) In a dream, seeing an incubator or a hatchery means marriage, progeny, suspicion, a bastard son, a kindergarten, a theater, spectators, a park, a promenade, release from prison, an effeminate male, homosexuality, or cowardice.... Islamic Dream Interpretation