antiabortion

adjective
an·​ti·​abor·​tion | \ ˌan-tē-ə-ˈbȯr-shən How to pronounce antiabortion (audio) , ˌan-ˌtī-\

Definition of antiabortion

: opposed to abortion and especially to the legalization of abortion antiabortion lobbyists

Other Words from antiabortion

antiabortionist \ -​sh(ə-​)nist How to pronounce antiabortionist (audio) \ noun

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1866, in the meaning defined above

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antiabortion

adjective
an·​ti·​abor·​tion | \ ˌant-ē-ə-ˈbȯr-shən, ˌan-ˌtī- How to pronounce antiabortion (audio) \

Medical Definition of antiabortion

: opposed to abortion and especially to the legalization of abortion an antiabortion bill

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