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See definition of prophylactics on Dictionary.com
  • as incondom
  • as incontraceptive
  • as inantiseptic

synonyms for prophylactics

  • contraceptive
  • johnny
  • prophylactic
  • protection
  • raincoat
  • rubber
  • safe
  • sheath
  • French letter
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How to use prophylactics in a sentence

As Prophylactics (preventives) of the fever, Macrotin, Bell.
AN EPITOME OF HOMEOPATHIC HEALING ARTB. L. HILL
These two medicines serve as prophylactics (preventives) of Cholera.
AN EPITOME OF HOMEOPATHIC HEALING ARTB. L. HILL
Gestures, too, often intentionally obscene, were regarded as prophylactics on meeting the dreaded individual.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 1VARIOUS
Prophylactics are remedies employed to prevent the attack of any particular disease, such as quinine, &c.
MRS. HALE'S RECEIPTS FOR THE MILLIONSARAH JOSEPHA HALE
The almost universal dependence upon amulets, as prophylactics or healing agencies, originated through popular ignorance and fear.
PRIMITIVE PSYCHO-THERAPY AND QUACKERYROBERT MEANS LAWRENCE
Like amulets, they were formerly worn on the body, either as prophylactics or as healing agents.
PRIMITIVE PSYCHO-THERAPY AND QUACKERYROBERT MEANS LAWRENCE
Those who would use prophylactics would be no worse morally than they were before, but society would gain hygienically.
SEX-EDUCATIONMAURICE ALPHEUS BIGELOW
A prophet and a seer he is, not a glib socialist exposing municipal evils and offering ready-made prophylactics.
ICONOCLASTSJAMES HUNEKER
The employment of aromatics as prophylactics is not less beneficial in children than in adults.
NORTH AMERICAN MEDICAL AND SURGICAL JOURNAL, VOL. 2, NO. 3, JULY, 1826VARIOUS
Indeed, nature herself seems to have pointed them out as prophylactics against the diseases of hot weather.
NORTH AMERICAN MEDICAL AND SURGICAL JOURNAL, VOL. 2, NO. 3, JULY, 1826VARIOUS
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