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noun Pharmacology.
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Origin of oral contraceptive

First recorded in 1955–60

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Medical definitions for oral contraceptive

oral contraceptive

n.
A pill, typically containing estrogen or progesterone, that prevents conception or pregnancy.birth control pill
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