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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
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Abortifacient
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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., ...
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 ...
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 ...
Abortifacient. A substance causing abortion.
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 ...
by Joyce E. Salisbury
There were many methods for inducing abortions, from surgery to irritating the cervix to taking abortifacient herbs. For example, an ancient Egyptian papyrus dating from 1550 B.C. recommended inserting strips of papyrus into the cervix to ...
by Christine Ammer
abortifacient A drug, herb or other chemical agent that dilates the cervix and/or causes the uterus to ...
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.
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; ...
A Pocket Medical Dictionary (1911)
Giving the Pronunciation and Definition of the Principal Words Used in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences ... by George Milbry Gould
Abortive; abortifacient. Abortifacient, ab-or-te-Jaf-shent. A drug inducing abortion. Abortion, abscission. Premature expulsion of a fetus. A., Artificial, abortion intentionally produced. A., Crim'inal, the production of abortion ...
by Harvey Marcovitch
Abortifacient An abortifacient is a drug which causes 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 which ...
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 ...
by Vivian Thomas, Nicki Faircloth
Its wide range of medicinal purposes included counteracting poisons,as an aphrodisiac, a contraceptive andan abortifacient. While notoriousforits strong smell, garliccould maskthe unpleasant effects ofrotting teethand bad breath.
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 ...
A Concise Guide to Over 385 Plant Oils by Carol Schiller, David Schiller, Jeffrey Schiller
Documented Properties Abortifacient, analgesic, antibacterial, antidepressant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antistress, antivenomous, aperitive, aphrodisiac, blood purifier, carminative, cephalic, diaphoretic, digestive, emmenagogue, estrogenic, ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3O1R1T1I1F4A1C3I1E1N1T1
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