minipill

minipill

[min-ee-pil]
noun Pharmacology.
an oral birth control pill that contains only a progestin and is to be taken daily without monthly cessation.

Origin:
1965–70; mini- + pill1

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minipill (ˈmɪnɪˌpɪl)
 
n
a low-dose oral contraceptive containing a progestogen only

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