The practice of preventing unwanted pregnancies, especially by use of contraception.
More example sentences
- Women, in particular, have always known methods and techniques of birth control and contraception.
- I had a neighbour once - she had children already and got pregnant actually using birth control.
- Before oral contraceptives, condoms were the most common method of reversible birth control.
More definitions of birth controlDefinition of birth control in:
- The US English dictionary