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  • noun A device that inserted into the vagina during sexual intercourse as a barrier contraceptive to reduce the risk of sexually transmitted infections and unintended pregnancy.


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  • "Free female condoms are new tool in city's battle against HIV/AIDS" "Officials said they are turning to female condoms to give women more power to protect themselves from HIV and sexually transmitted diseases when their partners refuse to use protection." (Washington Post, March 6, 2010).

    March 28, 2010