pro-family

adjective
pro-fam·​i·​ly | \ ˌprō-ˈfam-lē How to pronounce pro-family (audio) , -ˈfa-mə- \

Definition of pro-family

1 : favoring or encouraging traditional family structures and values
2 : opposing abortion and often birth control

First Known Use of pro-family

1926, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Pro-family.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pro-family. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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