obstetrician

noun ob·ste·tri·cian \ ˌäb-stə-ˈtri-shən \
Updated on: 15 May 2018

Definition of obstetrician

: a physician specializing in obstetrics

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First Known Use of obstetrician

1826

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OBSTETRICIAN Defined for English Language Learners

obstetrician

Definition of obstetrician for English Language Learners

  • medical : a doctor who specializes in obstetrics


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obstetrician

noun ob·ste·tri·cian \ ˌäb-stə-ˈtrish-ən \

medical Definition of obstetrician

: a physician specializing in obstetrics


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