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cervical cap

noun

Definition of CERVICAL CAP

:  a usually rubber or plastic contraceptive device in the form of a thimble-shaped molded cap that fits snugly over the uterine cervix and blocks sperm from entering the uterus

First Known Use of CERVICAL CAP

1923

cervical cap

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CERVICAL CAP

:  a usually rubber or plastic contraceptive device in the form of a thimble-shaped molded cap that fits snugly over the uterine cervix and blocks sperm from entering the uterus—called also Dutch cap

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