pro-choice


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pro-choice

(prō-chois′)
adj.
Favoring legalized abortion as an option for an unwanted pregnancy.

pro-choic′er n.

pro-choice

adj
(Sociology) (of an organization, pressure group, etc) supporting the right of a woman to have an abortion. Compare pro-life

pro-choice

or pro•choice

(proʊˈtʃɔɪs)

adj.
supporting or advocating the right to legalized abortion. Compare pro-life.
[1970–75]
pro-choic′er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pro-choice - advocating a woman's right to control her own body (especially her right to an induced abortion)
pro-life - advocating full legal protection of embryos and fetuses (especially opposing the legalization of induced abortions)
Translations

pro-choice

[ˌprəʊˈtʃɔɪs] ADJen favor de la libertad de elección

pro-choice

adj group, organizationfür Abtreibung pred; pro-choice movementBewegung fder Abtreibungsbefürworter

pro-choice

[ˈprəʊˈtʃɔɪs] adjper la libertà di scelta di gravidanza

pro-choice

adj pro-elección, a favor de la legalización del aborto voluntario
References in periodicals archive ?
Pro-choice today means the mother gets to choose life or death for the unborn child.
The group, Pro-Choice Aberdeen, spoke out after the Aberdeen Life Ethics Society had its application to be recognised as an official society on campus granted, and claimed it has caused apprehension at the university.
"They were all pro-choice," she told us, "and they didn't know it."
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Americans' views on two other aspects of abortion -- whether it's moral and whether they consider themselves "pro-choice" or "pro-life" -- have also been steady over the past year.
Enter "Why Planned Parenthood Is Ditching The 'Pro-Choice' Label, According to Cecile Richards," which appeared last week in a publication called Bustle.
Also, on Thursday, Avakian secured the endorsement of NARAL Pro-Choice, the pro-choice advocacy group.
NARAL Pro-choice America and NARAL Pro-choice America Foundation, 2015
Heather Busby, executive director of NARAL Pro-Choice Texas, took umbrage with the document, saying it unfairly labeled abortion rights activists.
CARDIFF University Students Union "rejects" Pro-Choice motion.
Bertha Alvarez Manninen; PRO-LIFE, PRO-CHOICE; Vanderbilt University Press (Nonfiction: Social Sciences) 24.95 ISBN: 9780826519917