pro-lifeism

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pro-life +‎ -ism

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pro-lifeism (uncountable)

  1. An ideology or policy of opposition to the practice and/or legalization of abortion.
    • 2007, Howard Fineman, "The Megastates Gamble", Newsweek, 11 May 2007:
      He starts with three strikes against him: Mormonism, Massachusetts-ism and a suspiciously recent conversion to pro-lifeism.
  2. An ideology of opposition to the legalization of euthanasia.

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