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[mid-wahyf] /ˈmɪdˌwaɪf/ noun, plural midwives [mid-wahyvz] /ˈmɪdˌwaɪvz/ (Show IPA) 1. a person trained to assist women in childbirth. 2. a person or thing that produces or aids in producing something new or different. verb (used with object), midwifed or midwived, midwifing or midwiving. 3. to assist in the birth of (a baby). 4. to produce […]
[mid-wif-uh-ree, -wif-ree, mid-wahy-fuh-ree, -wahyf-ree] /mɪdˈwɪf ə ri, -ˈwɪf ri, ˈmɪdˌwaɪ fə ri, -ˌwaɪf ri/ noun 1. the technique or practice of a . /ˈmɪdˌwɪfərɪ/ noun 1. the art or practice of a midwife; obstetrics n. late 15c.; a hybrid from midwife + -ery. midwifery mid·wife·ry (mĭd-wĭf’ə-rē, mĭd’wīf’rē, -wī’fə-rē) n. The techniques and practice of a […]
noun 1. a European toad, Alytes obstetricans (family Discoglossidae), noted for its unusual breeding habits, in which mating occurs on land and the male broods the egg strings by wrapping them around his legs. noun 1. a European toad, Alytes obstetricans, the male of which carries the fertilized eggs on its hind legs until they […]