accouche

transitive verb
ac·​couche | \ aˈküsh, əˈ- \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of accouche

: to assist during an accouchement

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First Known Use of accouche

1838, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for accouche

French accoucher

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“Accouche.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/accouche. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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