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or Neo-Malthusianism

[nee-oh-mal-thoo-zhuh-niz-uh m, -thoo-zee-uh-] /ˌni oʊ mælˈθu ʒəˌnɪz əm, -ˈθu zi ə-/
a view or doctrine advocating population control, especially by contraception.
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neo-Malthusian, noun, adjective Unabridged
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  • In France, the practice of neo-Malthusianism is chiefly due to reasons of economy.

    The Sexual Question August Forel
  • neo-Malthusianism should be confined to the unfit of all kinds, and to the lower races.

    The Sexual Question August Forel
  • The theory of neo-Malthusianism finds a way out of the difficulty.

    'I Believe' and other essays Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull

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