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Meaning: abortion

For example:

  • My doctor said I could have a termination if I want to.

  • If you decide on a termination, it's best to have it early in your pregnancy.

Note: Shortened from "termination of pregnancy".

Quick Quiz:

She had a termination because she

a. wanted to have a baby

b. didn't want to have a baby

c. couldn't afford an abortion

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Contributor: Matt Errey