birth control

noun

Definition of birth control

  1. 1 :  control of the number of children or offspring born especially by preventing or lessening the frequency of conception :  contraception

  2. 2 :  contraceptive devices or preparations

1876

First Known Use of birth control

1876


BIRTH CONTROL Defined for English Language Learners

birth control

noun

Definition of birth control for English Language Learners

  • : things that are done to keep a woman from becoming pregnant


Medical Dictionary

birth control

noun

Medical Definition of birth control

  1. 1:  control of the number of children born especially by preventing or lessening the frequency of conception :  contraception

  2. 2:  contraceptive devices or preparations



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