Antonyms of abortion:
beginning, commencement, initiation, engagement, undertaking, continuation.
Examples of usage:
  1. I will only tell them that unless they can find some kind of vigorous activity which keeps them in a free perspiration for an hour or two each day, they will never be really well, and will never bear children without agony and abortion.
    "The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society", Upton Sinclair.
  2. The midwife said that I came to her one night, accompanied by a young lady about five months with child, and that, holding a pistol in one hand and a packet of fifty Louis in the other, I made her promise to procure abortion.
    "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
  3. A jelly prepared from the berries has been given for chronic bronchitis, and the leaves have been used for epilepsy; likewise they have been taken by ignorant persons to induce abortion, but with serious injury to the experimenter.
    "Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure", William Thomas Fernie.