Definition of birth control in English:

birth control

Syllabification: birth con·trol


  • The practice of preventing unwanted pregnancies, typically by use of contraception.
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    • 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.

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