aborticide

[uh-bawr-tuh-sahyd]

noun

destruction of a fetus in the uterus; feticide.
a drug or other agent that causes abortion.

Nearby words

  1. aborigine,
  2. aborigines,
  3. aborning,
  4. abort,
  5. aborted systole,
  6. abortient,
  7. abortifacient,
  8. abortigenic,
  9. abortion,
  10. abortion pill

Origin of aborticide


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