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Detailed Translations for prophylactic from English to French


prophylactic [the ~] noun

  1. the prophylactic (contraceptive; preservative; preventive)

Translation Matrix for prophylactic:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
moyen préventif contraceptive; preservative; preventive; prophylactic preventive remedy
produit contraceptif contraceptive; preservative; preventive; prophylactic
prophylactique contraceptive; preservative; preventive; prophylactic
préservatif contraceptive; preservative; preventive; prophylactic condom; rubber; sheath
- condom; preventative; preventive; rubber; safe; safety
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- antifertility; cautionary; contraceptive; preventative; preventive
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
prophylactique contraceptive; preventative; prophylactive

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Synonyms for "prophylactic":

Related Definitions for "prophylactic":

  1. preventing or contributing to the prevention of disease1
    • vaccines are prophylactic1
    • a prophylactic drug1
  2. warding off1
    • the swastika...a very ancient prophylactic symbol occurring among all peoples1
  3. capable of preventing conception or impregnation1
  4. contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse1
  5. remedy that prevents or slows the course of an illness or disease1

Wiktionary Translations for prophylactic:

  1. Serving to prevent or protect against an undesired effect, especially disease
Cross Translation:
prophylactic prophylactique prophylaktischvorbeugend gegen Krankheit