- the act of destroying a fetus or causing an abortion.
Origin of feticide
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Contemporary Examples of feticide
She becomes the second woman to recently be charged with “feticide” in Indiana.
Feticide carries an 8- to 20-year prison sentence under Indiana law.
Feticide laws are used “as a legal basis to deprive women of their personhood,” she said.Jailed for a Suicide Attempt
April 13, 2011
- the destruction of a fetus in the uterus; aborticide
Word Origin and History for feticide
- Destruction of the embryo or fetus in the uterus.embryoctony