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minipill

[min-ee-pil] /ˈmɪn iˌpɪl/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
an oral birth control pill that contains only a progestin and is to be taken daily without monthly cessation.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; mini- + pill1
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minipill

/ˈmɪnɪˌpɪl/
noun
1.
a low-dose oral contraceptive containing a progestogen only
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