abortion pill

noun

Definition of abortion pill 

: a drug taken orally to induce abortion especially early in pregnancy especially : mifepristone

First Known Use of abortion pill

1857, in the meaning defined above

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abortion pill

noun

Medical Definition of abortion pill 

: a drug taken orally to induce abortion especially early in pregnancy especially : ru-486

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