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morning-after pillnoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˌmɔː.nɪŋˈɑːf.təˌpɪl/  us   /ˌmɔːr.nɪŋˈæf.tɚ-/
a ​pillcontaining a ​drug that ​prevents a woman from getting ​pregnant if it is taken a ​shorttime after she has had ​sex
(Definition of morning-after pill from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “morning-after pill”
in Chinese (Simplified) (房事后用的)女用口服避孕药…
in Chinese (Traditional) (房事後用的)女用口服避孕藥…
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