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contra-

prefix uk   /ˈkɒn.trə/  us   /ˈkɑːn-/
against or opposite: to contradict (= say the opposite) contraception (= something that is used to prevent pregnancy)
Translations of “contra-”
in Chinese (Traditional) 與…相反, 反對, 對抗…
in Russian контр-, противо-…
in Turkish karşı, zıt- anlamında önek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 与...相反, 反对…
in Polish kontra-, przeciw-…
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