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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CONTRACEPTIVE

The advantage and disadvantage of this or that contraceptive is a technical matter for the doctors to determine.

But the remedy is simple: give her full instruction in the use of contraceptive measures.

But contraceptive knowledge, etc., has now become so general that to regulate sex activity is no longer to regulate reproduction.

In what way has society been injured by this couple obtaining the contraceptive knowledge?

The notoriously "unsafe" character of the contraceptive measures has only diminished this fear, not completely allayed it.

That contraceptive measures have come to stay; that they are increasing in use, the declining birth rate absolutely evidences.

WORD ORIGIN

1891 (n.), 1918 (adj.), from stem of contraception + -ive.

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