abortion defined in 1939 yearabortion - Abortion (Lat. ab, from; oriri, to arise);
abortion - Term used in two restricted senses. To physicians it means expulsion of the contents of the uterus or womb,before the child is possibly capable of surviving - that is, at least before the end of the sixth month of pregnancy, and has therefore the same meaning as miscarriage. In law, however, abortion means the artificial expulsion of the uterine contents at any period of pregnancy.
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