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minipill

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noun mini·pill \ˈmi-nē-ˌpil\

Definition of minipill

  1. :  a birth control pill that contains a very low dose of progesterone but no estrogen, is taken daily, and is intended to minimize side effects



1968

First Known Use of minipill

1968


Medical Dictionary

minipill

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noun mini·pill \ˈmin-ē-ˌpil\

Medical Definition of minipill

  1. :  a birth control pill that is intended to minimize side effects, contains a very low dose of a progestogen and especially norethindrone but no estrogen, and is taken daily




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