pro-life

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pro-life

(prō-līf′)
adj.
Advocating the legal protection of human embryos and fetuses, especially by favoring the outlawing of abortion on the ground that it is the taking of a human life.

pro-lif′er n.
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pro-life

adj
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (of an organization, pressure group, etc) supporting the right to life of the unborn; against abortion, experiments on embryos, etc
ˌpro-ˈlifer n
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pro-life′



adj.
opposed to legalized abortion; right-to-life. Compare pro-choice.
[1960–65]
pro-lif′er, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pro-life - advocating full legal protection of embryos and fetuses (especially opposing the legalization of induced abortions)
pro-choice - advocating a woman's right to control her own body (especially her right to an induced abortion)
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Translations

pro-life

[ˌprəʊˈlaɪf] ADJpro-vida
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

pro-life

adj group, organizationgegen Abtreibung pred; pro-life movementAntiabtreibungsbewegung f
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pro-life

[ˈprəʊˈlaɪf] adjper il diritto alla vita
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

pro-life

adj pro-vida, en contra de la legalización del aborto voluntario
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References in periodicals archive ?
It said that the scheme will help women prevent unwanted pregnancy over the Christmas and New Year period, but anti abortion groups are against the move.
Together, the Schlafly and Christian Coalition leaders informed the Dole campaign that they had the troops to disrupt the convention should there be an attempt on the floor to change the anti abortion flank.
Cindy Collins, an anti abortion campaigner from the US said the Indian women are being forced to have abortion by their husbands, by their mother-in laws specially if they have a girl child.