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obstetrics

obstetrics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction ob·stet·rics \əb-ˈste-triks, äb-\

medical : a branch of medicine that deals with the birth of children and with the care of women before, during, and after they give birth to children

Full Definition of OBSTETRICS

:  a branch of medical science that deals with birth and with its antecedents and sequels

First Known Use of OBSTETRICS

circa 1819

obstetrics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction ob·stet·rics \əb-ˈste-triks, äb-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of OBSTETRICS

:  a branch of medical science that deals with birth and with its antecedents and sequelae

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