assisted reproduction


noun

the use of medical techniques to bring about the conception and birth of a child, including artificial insemination, in vitro fertilization, egg and embryo donation, and drug therapy.

Nearby words

  1. assistant professor,
  2. assistant referee,
  3. assistantship,
  4. assisted dying,
  5. assisted living,
  6. assisted respiration,
  7. assisted suicide,
  8. assistive,
  9. assistive technology,
  10. assiut

Origin of assisted reproduction

First recorded in 1975–80

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