Examples of midwife in a Sentence
a trained and certified midwife
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Seek out and support your local midwives, doulas, and herbalists.
Abigail Piland appeared to be in good health when she was born Feb. 6, at the Pilands' home but the next day a midwife noticed the child appeared jaundiced and told Rachel Piland to seek medical treatment, the detective said.
Three times the Djiboutian midwife looked at us with an unspoken question in her eyes.
Certified nurse-midwife Linda Brackett has been delivering babies for more than 16 years.
Pregnant mothers are provided midwives and safe, clean spaces to receive treatment.
Judging by Berg's biography, Perkins was happy being a literary midwife.
The book detailed the methods of a freethinking commune called the Farm where Gaskin and other midwives delivered babies.
None of the moms-to-be, researchers, and doctors or midwives knew who was given what at the time.
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Origin and Etymology of midwife
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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