- Family planning is defined as a program to take steps to control when you conceive children and how many children you conceive.
An example of family planning is taking birth control pills.
Birth control pills are an aid to family planning.
family planning definition by Webster's New World
Webster\'s New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
the regulation, as by birth control methods, of the number, spacing, etc. of children that a family will have
family planning definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A program to regulate the number and spacing of children in a family through the practice of contraception or other methods of birth control.