meaning of Artificial abortion

Artificial abortion meaning in Medical Dictionary

An abortion that's created deliberately. Also called an induced or therapeutic abortion. As opposed to a spontaneous abortion (a miscarriage).

Sentence Examples with the word Artificial abortion

For example, in one of Plato's dialogues (Theaet.), Socrates is made to speak of artificial abortion as a practice, not only common but allowable; and Plato himself authorizes it in his Republic (lib.

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