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contraceptive

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcontraceptivecon‧tra‧cep‧tive /ˌkɒntrəˈseptɪv◂ $ ˌkɑːn-/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 SYa drug, object, or method used to prevent a woman from becoming pregnant when she has sex 🔊 free contraceptivescontraceptive adjective [only before noun] 🔊 a contraceptive device
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contraceptiveThe clinic distributes contraceptives free of charge.But there is no such thing as a 100-per-cent reliable contraceptive.
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