from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. intrauterine device

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  • n. intrauterine device

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An intrauterine device, a contraceptive device consisting of a small, usually plastic object placed within the uterus to prevent conception.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. contraceptive device consisting of a piece of bent plastic or metal that is inserted through the vagina into the uterus


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