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Abortion
the deliberate termination of a pregnancy, usually before 24 weeks
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Embryo
fertilised ovum at about 12-14 days when implanted into the wall of the womb
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Foetus
fertilised ovum at about 11 weeks when the organs have developed
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Sanctity of Life
the idea that life is sacred because it is god-given
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Quality of LIfe
measure of fulfilment
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Adoption
the legal process where a person is adopted into another family as a son or daughter
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Fostering
the taking of a child from a different family into a family home and bringing them up with the rest of the new family
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Pro-Choice
in favour of women's rights to choose an abortion
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Pro-Life
opposed to abortion, in favour of life of the foetus
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Pressure Groups
collections of people outside the government who campaign for changes in society
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Conception
when the sperm meets the egg
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Viable
the point at which the foetus could survive outside the womb if it were to be born
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Miracle of Life
the idea that life is wonderful amazing and special
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Blessing
the idea that God has favoured a couple with a child
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fertilised ovum at about 12-14 days when implanted into the wall of the womb

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Embryo

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fertilised ovum at about 11 weeks when the organs have developed

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Card 4

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the idea that life is sacred because it is god-given

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Card 5

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measure of fulfilment

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