rhythm method of birth control rhythm method of birth control

Definition(s):

  • (n) natural family planning in which ovulation is assumed to occur 14 days before the onset of a period (the fertile period would be assumed to extend from day 10 through day 18 of her cycle)

Usage(s):

  1. Trading rhythm for awareness t do you call people who use the rhythm method of birth control?" went the old joke.
  2. So far, the proposals are limited to combatting poverty and hunger, cooperating in "prudent sexual education" and popularizing the rhythm method of birth control.
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