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pro-lifeadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˈproʊˈlɑɪf/
supporting the belief that it is immoral for a pregnant woman to have the freedom to choose to have an abortion (= an operation to end a pregnancy) if she does not want to have a baby
(Definition of pro-life from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 反对人工流产的,反堕胎的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 反對人工流產的,反墮胎的…
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