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Definition of the noun abortifacient
What does abortifacient mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: abortifacients
- a drug (or other chemical agent) that causes abortion
Definition of the adjective abortifacient
What does abortifacient mean as an attribute of a noun?
- causing abortion
- similar: causative
Alternative definition of the adjective abortifacient
- Producing miscarriage
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Quick Reference by Stephen Michael Sheppard
ABORTIFACIENT See: ABORTION, ABORTIFACIENT. ABORTION (ABORT) The termination of a pregnancy other than by live birth of a child. See also: PREGNANCY (QUICK WITH CHILD OR PREGNANT WOMAN); FETUS (FETAL, FOETUS ...
Abortifacient. A substance causing abortion.
Concise Medical Dictionary (2015)
by Elizabeth Martin
abortifacient. n. a drug that induces abortion or miscarriage. See MIFEPRISTONE, PROSTAGLANDIN. abortion n. 1. (induced abortion, termination of pregnancy) the removal.
Black’s Medical Dictionary (2017)
by Harvey Marcovitch
Abortifacient. A drug which causes ABORTION. Abortion. Expulsion of a FETUS before it is normally viable, usually before 24 weeks of pregnancy. (Although there are exceptional cases in which fetuses as young as 22 weeks' gestation may ...
Abortifacient. A substance causing abortion. Abortion. The premature expulsion of the fetus and fetal membranes. The termination of pregnancy.
by Joseph Segen
abortifacient. Pharmacology An agent that induces the expulsion of an embryo or fetus; a drug, herb other chemical that dilates of the cervix and causes the uterus to contract resulting in a spontaneous.
by Robert Alan Lewis
abortifacient (def. 2). abortient. abortifacient (def. 1). abortifacient. 1: abortient, abortigenic, abortive, capable of causing or inducing abortion. 2: an agent (e.g., ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
aborticide, abortifacient (def. 2). abortient. abortifacient (def. Ib). abortifacient. la: abortive. Ib: abortient, abortigenic. able to induce abortion. 2: an agent that ...
Black's Medical Dictionary (2005)
by Bloomsbury Publishing
Abortifacient. An abortifacient is a drug which causes artificial ABORTION. Abortion. Abortion is defined as the expulsion of a FETUS before it is normally viable, usually before 24 weeks of pregnancy. (There are exceptional cases nowadays in ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
Antidiarrheal, diuretic, sudorific, antidote, analgesic, antihemorrhagic, febrifuge, anticonvulsive, menstruation troubles, abortifacient, for headache, itch, sores, hemorrhages, cough, catarrh, spitting of blood, colds, poison ivy, kidney troubles ...
The Complete Guide to the Use of Aromatic Oils In Aromatherapy, Herbalism, Health, and Well Being by Julia Lawless
ACTIONS Abortifacient, antiseborrhoeic, antiseptic (pulmonary, genito-urinary), antispasmodic, astringent, balsamic, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, insecticide, sedative (nervous), stimulant (circulatory). EXTRACTION Essential oil by ...
Pocket Medical Dictionary (1999)
by B. Jain Publishers Staff
Abortive; abortifacient. Abortifacient, ab-or- te-fa'-shent. A drug inducing abortion. Abortion, ab-or'-shun. Premature expulsion of ...
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
In view of recent reports of hepatotoxicity, it should not be used in people with liver dysfunction Kelp Used as an antihypertensive, antiobesity, antioxidant, abortifacient and anticoagulant Should not be used in women during pregnancy, due to ...
by Keith Allison
Abortifacient Abortifacient A ...
Phytochemical Dictionary (1998)
A Handbook of Bioactive Compounds from Plants, Second Edition by Herbert Baxter, J.B. Harborne, Gerald P. Moss
It also stimulates smooth muscle, is an abortifacient, an anthelmintic, and ...
by Bryan A. Garner
abortifacient; contraceptive. An abortifacient is anything intended to produce an abortion. Contraception is anything designed to prevent conception. Abortifacient should not be used to include contraceptive. abortion; ✳aborticide; ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3O1R1T1I1F4A1C3I1E1N1T1
The value of this 13-letter word is 20 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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