partial abortion

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Noun1.partial abortion - termination of pregnancy without expulsion of all of the products of conception
spontaneous abortion, stillbirth, miscarriage - a natural loss of the products of conception
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Her records at the Clinton Presidential Library show her work on various issues and are labeled: Abortion Safety, abortion Clinic Violence, Partial Abortion (sic partial-birth abortion), and Women's Choice.
The high court wasted no time taking an abortion ease and upholding a federal statutory ban on certain partial abortion procedures.
Congresswomen protest at partial abortion bill [News roundup].