pro-life(redirected from Anti-abortion groups)
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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.
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (of an organization, pressure group, etc) supporting the right to life of the unborn; against abortion, experiments on embryos, etc
opposed to legalized abortion; right-to-life. Compare pro-choice.