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pro–choice

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adjective \(ˌ)prō-ˈchȯis\

Simple Definition of pro–choice

  • : believing that pregnant women should have the right to choose to have an abortion

Full Definition of pro–choice

  1. :  favoring the legalization of abortion

pro–choic·er play \-ˈchȯi-sər\ noun

1975

First Known Use of pro–choice

1975

Rhymes with pro–choice


Medical Dictionary

pro–choice

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adjective \(ˈ)prō-ˈchȯis\

Medical Definition of pro–choice

  1. :  favoring the legalization of abortion

  2. pro–choic·er \-ˈchȯi-sər\play noun




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