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cervical cap

a contraceptive device made of rubberlike plastic and fitted over the cervix, where it may be kept for long periods without removal.
Origin of cervical cap
First recorded in 1920-25 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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cervical cap in Medicine

cervical cap n.
A small, rubber, cup-shaped contraceptive device that fits over the uterine cervix to prevent the entry of sperm.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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