pro-life

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pro-life

noun against abortion, antiabortion, antiihetic to abortion, diametrically opposed to abortion, hossile to abortion, in favor of barring abortion, in favor of life, in favor of prohibiting abortion, in opposition to abortion, inimical to abortion, opposed to abortion, pro-human life, right-to-life advocate
Associated concepts: consistent life ethic, human rights, partial birth abortions, pro-choice, pro-life movement, unborn child
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One side features religious conservatives who believe that human life begins at conception.
The recognition that human life begins at conception is the only sure foundation for the respect for human life at any age that was so wanting in so much of the 20th Century.
In addition to signing on to the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act, Ryan joined Akin as a co-sponsor of the Sanctity of Human Life act, which would have stipulated that human life begins at conception.
They believe human life begins at conception, and embryonic stem cell research destroys human embryos that are three to five days past conception.
Wade, Kucinich believes that human life begins at conception, opposes federal funding of abortion services and would work to reduce the number of U.

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