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or Ne·o-Mal·thu·sian·ism

[nee-oh-mal-thoo-zhuh-niz-uh m, -thoo-zee-uh-]
  1. a view or doctrine advocating population control, especially by contraception.
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Related formsne·o-Mal·thu·sian, noun, adjective
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Examples from the Web for neo-malthusian

Historical Examples

  • It has even been denied that the prevalence of Neo-Malthusian practices counts at all.

    The Task of Social Hygiene

    Havelock Ellis

  • But his application of the principle was democratic and Neo-Malthusian, not Collectivist.

    Charles Bradlaugh: a Record of His Life and Work, Volume II (of 2)

    Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner and J. M. (John Mackinnon) Robertson

  • The last few pages have been occupied with a statement of the Neo-Malthusian propaganda.

    'I Believe' and other essays

    Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull

  • It would be as unwise as it is unnecessary to quote freely from any of the Neo-Malthusian publications.

    'I Believe' and other essays

    Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull

  • In all cases of this order the treasury burdens numerous families, and spares neo-Malthusian ones.