abortionist

noun
abor·​tion·​ist | \ ə-ˈbȯr-sh(ə-)nist \

Definition of abortionist

: one who induces abortions

First Known Use of abortionist

1844, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for abortionist

abortion + -ist entry 1

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abortionist

noun

English Language Learners Definition of abortionist

: a person who performs abortions

abortionist

noun
abor·​tion·​ist | \ -sh(ə-)nəst \

Medical Definition of abortionist

: one who induces abortion

abortionist

noun
abor·​tion·​ist | \ ə-ˈbȯr-shə-nist \

Legal Definition of abortionist

: one who induces abortions

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