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IUD

noun [C] uk   /ˌaɪ.juːˈdiː/ us  
abbreviation for intra-uterine device: a small object put by a doctor into the womb of a woman who wants to avoid becoming pregnant
Translations of “IUD”
in Spanish DIU (dispositivo intrauterino)…
in French dispositif intra-utérin, DIU…
in German das intrauterine Verhüttimgsmittel…
in Chinese (Traditional) 宮內節育器,子宮環…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宫内避孕器…
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