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English definition of “contraception”


noun [U]     /ˌkɒn.trəˈsep.ʃən/ US  /ˌkɑːn-/
C2 (the use of) any of various methods intended to prevent a woman becoming pregnant : They offer impartial advice on contraception. What is the most reliable form / method of contraception?Contraception
(Definition of contraception noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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