Definitions for obstetricaləbˈstɛ trɪ kəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ob•stet•ri•caləbˈstɛ trɪ kəl(adj.)

also ob•stet′ric

  1. of or pertaining to the care and treatment of women in childbirth and during the period before and after delivery.

    Category: Medicine

  2. of or pertaining to childbirth or obstetrics.

    Category: Medicine

Origin of obstetrical:

1735–45; < NL obstetrīcus pertaining to a midwife


Princeton's WordNet

  1. obstetric, obstetrical(adj)

    of or relating to or used in or practicing obstetrics

    "obstetric hospital"


  1. obstetrical(Adjective)

    of, or relating to obstetrics

Webster Dictionary

  1. Obstetrical(adj)

    of or pertaining to midwifery, or the delivery of women in childbed; as, the obstetric art

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