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Definition of foeticide

foeticide
Feticide Fe"ti*cide (? or ?), n. [Written also f[oe]ticide.] [Fetus + L. caedere to kill.] (Med. & Law) The act of killing the fetus in the womb; the offense of procuring an abortion.
Foeticide
Foeticide F[oe]"ti*cide, n. Same as Feticide.

Meaning of foeticide from wikipedia

- Foeticide (or feticide) is the act of destroying a fetus or causing an abortion. The suffix -icide is added in place of fetus' last syllable. It derives...
- Female foeticide in India (Hindi: भ्रूण हत्या, romanized: bhrūṇ-hatyā, lit. 'foeticide') is the abortion of a female foetus outside of legal methods....
- Child abandonment Fetal rights Feticide Gendercide Gender role Female foeticide in India Genetics and abortion Infanticide Missing women of Asia Missing...
- Act, 1994 is an Act of the Parliament of India enacted to stop female foeticides and arrest the declining **** ratio in India. The act banned prenatal ****...
- Prime Minister, Narendra Modi had called for the eradication of female foeticide and invited suggestions from the citizens of India via the MyGov.in portal...
- supported many causes like HIV/AIDS awareness and abolishment of female foeticide. He has also funded the treatment and education of many underprivileged...
- movie Ek Unad Diwas. In 2012, he directed the movie Riwayat, on female foeticide in India. In 2012, Patkar directed and produced the Marathi language movie...
- representing Baramati. In 2011, she launched a statewide campaign against female foeticide. Recently, she has been honored with Mumbai Women of the Decade Achievers...
- legal marriageable age. Female infanticide in India, and lately female foeticide, have created skewed gender ratios; the number of missing women in the...
- government of Andhra Pradesh to spread HIV awareness, prevention of female foeticide, PETA, CRY and most recently the NDTV Greenathon – an effort to find tangible...
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