Stopes

[ stohps ]
/ stoʊps /

noun

Marie Carmichael, 1880–1958, English scientist and birth control advocate.

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British Dictionary definitions for Stopes

Stopes
/ (stəʊps) /

noun

Marie Carmichael. 1880–1958, English pioneer of birth control, who established the first birth-control clinic in Britain (1921)
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Medical definitions for Stopes

Stopes
[ stōps ]
Marie Carmichael 1880-1958

British social reformer who opened England's first birth control clinic (1924) in London and later promoted family planning in east Asia.
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