FETICIDE By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the term used when a foetus or embryo is destroyed in the uterus. See abortion. FETICIDE: "Foeticide is the destruction of an embryo." Related Psychology Terms GESTATION ABORTION SPONTANEOUS ABORTION FETOSCOPY UTERUS ABORTION COUNSELING FETAL MONITORING PROGESTERONE FETAL DISTRESS PREGNANCY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FETICIDE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/feticide/ (accessed January 24, 2020).