[meyd-stohn, -stuh n] /ˈmeɪdˌstoʊn, -stən/
a city in Kent, in SE England.
a town in SE England, administrative centre of Kent, on the River Medway. Pop: 89 684 (2001)
[mahy-doo] /ˈmaɪ du/ noun, plural Maidus (especially collectively) Maidu for 1. 1. a member of a tribe of North American Indians of northeastern California. 2. the Penutian language of the Maidu.
[mahy-doo-goo-ree] /maɪˈdu gʊ ri/ noun 1. a city in NE Nigeria. /ˌmaɪdʊˈɡuːrɪ/ noun 1. a city in NE Nigeria, capital of Bornu State; agricultural trade centre. Pop: 828 000 (2005 est) Also called Yerwa-Maiduguri
noun a fear of childbirth; also written maieuticophobia See maieuticophobia Word Origin Greek maieutic ‘obstetric’
[mey-yoo-tik] /meɪˈyu tɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to the method used by Socrates of eliciting knowledge in the mind of a person by interrogation and insistence on close and logical reasoning. /meɪˈjuːtɪk/ adjective 1. (philosophy) of or relating to the Socratic method of eliciting knowledge by a series of questions and answers