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

  • n. See spermicide.

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  • n. spermicide

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  • n. a contraceptive agent that kills spermatozoa


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  • Its use as a spermatocide - the male contraceptive mentioned earlier - is so uncertain that it will likely take decades of research to develop even if no safety hazards are found along the way.

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