\kˌɒntɹəsˈɛptɪv], \kˌɒntɹəsˈɛptɪv], \k_ˌɒ_n_t_ɹ_ə_s_ˈɛ_p_t_ɪ_v]\

Definitions of CONTRACEPTIVE

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1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop

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  • A genus of small tapeworms birds and mammals. A genus of Cestoda or tapeworms. A cestode worm order Cyclophyllideae, family Hymenolepinidae, genus Hymenolepis. includes several genera, such as H. Diminuta, occasionally infesting children, and Nana, or the dwarf tapeworm of children. Flavopuncta. See Taenia flavopuncta, under tenia.
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