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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Contraceptive" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Contraceptive
Birth control, also known as contraception and fertility control, are methods or devices used to prevent pregnancy. - See link

 

Contraceptive in Spanish is Método anticonceptivo
Un método anticonceptivo es «cualquier acto, dispositivo o medicación para impedir una concepción o un embarazo viable».1 También es llamado anticoncepción o contracepción. Se usa en vistas del control de la natalidad.2 La planificación, provisión y uso de métodos anticonceptivos es llamado planificación familiar.3 4 Los métodos anticonceptivos se han utilizado desde tiempos antiguos, pero aquellos eficaces y seguros no estuvieron disponibles hasta el siglo XX.5 Algunas culturas restringen o desalientan el acceso al control de la natalidad, ya que consideran que es moral, religiosa o políticamente indeseable.5 - See link

 

More information about Contraceptive in other websites
Definition of Contraceptive in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Contraceptive in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Contraceptive - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Contraceptive - See link.

 

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