pronatalist

adjective

pro·​na·​tal·​ist
(ˈ)prō¦nātᵊlə̇st
: encouraging an increased birthrate
pronatalist policies

Word History

Etymology

pro- entry 1 + Latin natus (past participle of nasci to be born) + English -al + -ist

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“Pronatalist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pronatalist. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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