Dictionary

family planning

noun

: the use of birth control to determine the number of children there will be in a family and when those children will be born

Full Definition of FAMILY PLANNING

:  planning intended to determine the number and spacing of one's children through birth control

First Known Use of FAMILY PLANNING

1939
Medical Dictionary

family planning

noun \-ˈplan-iŋ\

Medical Definition of FAMILY PLANNING

:  planning intended to determine the number and spacing of one's children through effective methods of birth control

Browse

2 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: family practicePrevious Word in the Dictionary: family physicianAll Words Near: family planning
July 03, 2015
interpellate Hear it
to formally question a public official
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears