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abortion pill

  

      n   a drug, such as mifepristone (RU486), used to terminate a pregnancy in its earliest stage  
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abortion  
      n  
1    an operation or other procedure to terminate pregnancy before the fetus is viable  
2    the premature termination of pregnancy by spontaneous or induced expulsion of a nonviable fetus from the uterus  
3    the products of abortion; an aborted fetus  
4    the arrest of development of an organ  
5    a failure to develop to completion or maturity  
the project proved an abortion     
6    a person or thing that is deformed  
  abortional      adj  


abortion pill  
      n   a drug, such as mifepristone (RU486), used to terminate a pregnancy in its earliest stage  
contagious abortion  
      n      another name for       brucellosis  

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abortion

  
1    aborticide, deliberate miscarriage, feticide, miscarriage, termination  
2    disappointment, failure, fiasco, misadventure, monstrosity, vain effort  

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