forceps delivery n.
The birth of a child assisted by extraction with a forceps designed to grasp the head.
noun 1. a pump that delivers a liquid under pressure, so as to eject it forcibly. noun 1. a pump that ejects fluid under pressure Compare lift pump
[fawr-ser, fohr-] /ˈfɔr sər, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. a person or thing that . [fawr-ser, fohr-] /ˈfɔr sər, ˈfoʊr-/ noun, Archaic. 1. a coffer or chest.
adjective 1. (of fruit) prematurely picked and ripened by squeezing or warm storage 2. precocious, esp sexually verb 3. (transitive) to ripen (prematurely picked fruit) by squeezing or warm storage
[fawrs, fohrs] /fɔrs, foʊrs/ noun 1. physical power or strength possessed by a living being: He used all his force in opening the window. 2. strength or power exerted upon an object; physical coercion; violence: to use force to open the window; to use force on a person. 3. strength; energy; power; intensity: a personality […]