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Princeton's WordNet

  1. obstetrics, OB, tocology, midwiferynoun

    the branch of medicine dealing with childbirth and care of the mother


  1. tocologynoun

    the branch of medicine that deals with childbirth

  2. Etymology: From τόκος, from τίκτω.


  1. tocology

    Tocology is the branch of medicine that deals specifically with childbirth and the care of women during pregnancy and labor. It is also known as obstetrics.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tocologynoun

    the science of obstetrics, or midwifery; that department of medicine which treats of parturition

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tocology

    tō-kol′ō-ji, n. obstetrics.—Also Tokol′ogy. [Gr. tokos, birth, logialegein, to speak.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tocology in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tocology in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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