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safe period

n
(Medicine) informal the period during the menstrual cycle when conception is considered least likely to occur. See also rhythm method
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Noun1.safe period - that time during a woman's menstrual cycle during which conception is least likely to occur (usually immediately before of after menstruation)
menstrual cycle - a recurring cycle (beginning at menarche and ending at menopause) in which the endometrial lining of the uterus prepares for pregnancy; if pregnancy does not occur the lining is shed at menstruation; "the average menstrual cycle is 28 days"
phase, stage - any distinct time period in a sequence of events; "we are in a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be revised or rejected"
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safe period

n the safe period (fam) (of menstrual cycle) → il periodo non fecondo
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Sumbul Riaz said that currently Pakistan has a storage capacity of only 30 days for water, India has 90 days while as per international standard, and the safe period for water storage is 130 days.
Sumbul Riaz said currently Pakistan has a storage capacity of only 30 days for water, India has 90 days while as per international standard, and the safe period for water storage is 130 days.
Luckily, unusually, what I ruptured healed itself and they got me to a safe period in my pregnancy where I was induced four weeks early.
This is a break from the tradition of a holiday ceasefire, which the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA) have always taken advantage by using this "safe period" to recruit more members and even stage ambushes against the military and the police.
Pakistan has storage capacity of only 30 days for water when the safe period of water storage is 120 days.
"We have a storage capacity of only 30 days for water when the safe period for water storage is 120 days.
'We have storage capacity of only 30 days for water when the safe period for water storage is 120 days.
Khan went on to say that we have storage capacity of only 30 days for water; whereas the safe period for water storage is 120 days, adding that India has capacity of 90 days.
Khan went on to say that we have storage capacity of only 30 days for water whereas the safe period for water storage is 120 days, adding that India has capacity of 90 days.
We have a storage capacity of only 30 days for water, whereas the safe period for water storage is 120 days.
On the calendric method, the nurse explained to the gathering, which was largely made up of women, that if a woman menstruates for seven days, 'it is a safe period' she can sleep with the husband to the tenth day, without getting pregnant.

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