feticide

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noun fe·ti·cide \ ˈfē-tə-ˌsīd \

Definition of feticide

:the act of causing the death of a fetus

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First Known Use of feticide

1842


Medical Dictionary

feticide

noun fe·ti·cide
variants: or chiefly British foeticide play \ˈfēt-ə-ˌsīd\

medical Definition of feticide

:the action or process of causing the death of a fetus

feticidal

or chiefly British foeticidal play \ˌfēt-ə-ˈsīd-ᵊl\ adjective

Law Dictionary

feticide

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noun fe·ti·cide \ ˈfē-tə-ˌsīd \

legal Definition of feticide

:the act of causing the death of a fetus

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