Definition of Contraceptive device

1. Noun. An agent or device intended to prevent conception.




Medical Definition of Contraceptive device

1. A device used to prevent pregnancy; e.g., occlusive diaphragm, condom, intrauterine device. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Contraceptive Device

contrabevel
contracept
contracepted
contracepting
contraception behaviour
contraceptions
contraceptive device (current term)
contraceptive devices
contraceptive diaphragm
contraceptive method
contraceptive pill
contraceptives
contraclockwise
contract
contract bridge
contract in
contract killer
contract killing
contract law
contract of adhesion

Literary usage of Contraceptive device

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1. Punitive Damages: Tort Reform & Fda Defenses: Hearings Before the Committee edited by Orrin G. Hatch (1995)
"Yes, that is the contraceptive device that is generally, except I think there is one IUD still marketed in the United States, not as available to women as ..."

2. Backgrounds for Social Workers by Edward John von Komorowski Menge (1918)
"... even on those who adopt the rightfulness of contraceptive devices, for there is no contraceptive device known that is infallible, so, if one or both of ..."

3. Ansley J. Coale: An Autobiography by Ansley Johnson Coale (2000)
"An instance of the practical impact of this program is its funding (about 95 percent) of the development of the intrauterine contraceptive device. ..."

4. 6th Annual Report on Carcinogens (1991) by DIANE Publishing Company (1994)
"Progesterone embedded in an intrauterine contraceptive device is a potential route of exposure to a limited population. Human placental extracts, of which ..."

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