pro–life

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adjective \(ˌ)prō-ˈlīf\

Definition of pro–life

  1. :  opposed to abortion

pro–lifer

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1971

First Known Use of pro–life

1971


PRO–LIFE Defined for English Language Learners

pro-life

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adjective

Definition of pro–life for English Language Learners

  • : opposed to abortion


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