Definition of Abortionist

1. Noun. A person (who should be a doctor) who terminates pregnancies.

Generic synonyms: Doc, Doctor, Dr., Md, Medico, Physician
Derivative terms: Abortion

Definition of Abortionist

1. n. One who procures abortion or miscarriage.

Definition of Abortionist

1. Noun. One who performs an abortion. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Abortionist

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Abortionist

1. One who interrupts a pregnancy. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Abortionist

abortifacient
abortifacient agents
abortifacients
abortigenic
abortin
aborting
abortins
abortion
abortion-inducing drug
abortion applicants
abortion pill
abortion pills
abortion rate
abortional
abortionism
abortionist (current term)
abortionists
abortions
abortive
abortive neurofibromatosis
abortive transduction
abortively
abortiveness
abortivenesses
abortives
abortment
abortments
abortogenic
abortogenics
abortorium

Literary usage of Abortionist

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Sexual Problems of Today by William Josephus Robinson (1919)
"THE PROFESSIONAL abortionist OUR radical friends are inclined to look with benign eye on the professional abortionist. By some of them he is even regarded ..."

2. American Eclectic Medical Review (1872)
"In the recent case of Lookup Evans, a notorious abortionist, Judge Bedford ... You are a professional abortionist. You have lived, thrived and prospered in ..."

3. Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics by The American College of Surgeons, Franklin H. Martin Memorial Foundation (1910)
"THE METHODS OF THE PROFESSIONAL abortionist BY RUDOLPH WIESER HOLMES, ... The career of the professional abortionist is so uncertain, the expenses incident ..."

4. Sex searchlights and sane sex ethics by Lee Alexander Stone (1922)
"who made a specialty of a certain class of criminal cases was employed by the abortionist, who seemed to have money at his disposal (some said that there ..."

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