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Find accurate definitions of over 5,000 Catholic terms and phrases (including abbreviations). Based on Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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A drug that overcomes infertility in women by stimulating ovulation. They are mainly follicle stimulating hormones (FSH) or a luteinizing hormone (LH) or their analogues. Their use, on Catholic moral principles, is normally permissible and may even be highly commendable.

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