ABORTIFACIENT By N., Sam M.S. - 8 an agitator that elicits abortion to occur- sometimes referred to as an abortient. ABORTIFACIENT: "Mifepristone, once called RU-486, is the most widely used abortifacient- a pill used to induce abortion in earlier weeks of pregnancy." Related Psychology Terms PMDD: Can It Be Cured? ADOLESCENCE (Theories) MENTAL RETARDATION (CAUSES) MAPLE SUGAR URINE DISEASE ABORTION COUNSELING DREAM INTERPRETATION (Historical) FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) ABORTION HEAD INJURY (CHRONIC TRAUMATIC DISORDERS) REGRESSION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ABORTIFACIENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/abortifacient/ (accessed July 3, 2022).