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Definition of obstetrics noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

obstetrics

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//əbˈstetrɪks//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əbˈstetrɪks//
 
[uncountable] Birth
 
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the branch of medicine concerned with the birth of children Wordfinderbirth, breech birth, caesarean, contraction, deliver, induce, labour, midwife, obstetrics, umbilical cord See related entries: Birth
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: obstetrics