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nurse–midwife

noun

Medical Definition of nurse–midwife

plural

nurse–midwives

  1. :  a registered nurse with additional training as a midwife who is certified to deliver infants and provide prenatal and postpartum care, newborn care, and some routine care (as gynecological exams) of women


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