Definition of mini-pill in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈminē pil/


A contraceptive pill containing progestin and not estrogen.
Example sentences
  • The progestogen-only pill is sometimes called the mini-pill.
  • Current medical understanding of what is meant by ‘miscarriage’ excludes results brought about by the pill, the mini-pill or the morning-after pill.
  • The progestin-only pill is better than regular birth control pills if you are breast-feeding because the mini-pill will not change your milk production.

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Syllabification: min·i-pill

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