Formally put an end to a system, practice, or institution.
Carry out or undergo the abortion of a fetus.
Example: A woman can exercise her right to ABORT her foetus (pre-viability) for any reason, unlike the English position where justification is required for abortion.
The deliberate termination of a human pregnancy, most often performed during the first 28 weeks of pregnancy.
An official or legal prohibition.
The emergence of a baby or other young from the body of its mother; the start of life as a physically separate being.
The practice of preventing unwanted pregnancies, especially by use of contraception.
fr: contrôle des naissances
A physical or biochemical abnormality that is present at birth and that may be inherited or the result of environmental influence.
fr: défaut de naissance
A young human being below the age of puberty or below the legal age of majority.
Prevent (a person or place) from having or using something.
A physical or mental condition that limits a person's movements, senses, or activities.
A pregnancy in which the fetus develops outside the uterus, typically in a fallopian tube.
fr: grossesse extra-utérine
An unborn human offspring during the period from approximately the second to the eighth week after fertilization.
The science of improving a population by controlled breeding to increase the occurrence of desirable heritable characteristics.
The fusion of male and female gametes to form a zygote.
Destruction or abortion of a fetus.
An unborn or unhatched offspring of a mammal, in particular an unborn human more than eight weeks after conception.
Soak or saturate something with a substance.
A serious and unexpected situation involving illness or injury and requiring immediate action.
fr: urgence médicale
The condition or period of being pregnant.
Unlawful sexual intercourse or any other sexual penetration of the vagina, anus, or mouth of another person, with or without force, by a sex organ, other body part, or foreign object, without the consent of the victim.
right to choose
The moral or legal entitlement of a pregnant woman to make the full and final decision either to give birth to her child or to abort the fetus.
fr: droit de choisir
right to life
Another term for pro-life.
fr: droit à la vie
When someone touches any part of another person's body in a sexual way, even through clothes, without that person's consent.
fr: agression sexuelle
A pregnancy that occurs for a woman under the age of 20.
fr: grossesse chez les adolescentes
Bring to an end.
fr: mettre fin
The action of terminating something or the fact of being terminated.