accoucheuse

/ French (akuʃøz) /

noun

a female obstetrician or midwife

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. accost,
  2. accosted,
  3. accouchement,
  4. accoucheur,
  5. accoucheur's hand,
  6. account,
  7. account book,
  8. account current,
  9. account day,
  10. account executive

Word Origin for accoucheuse

literally: one who is present at the bedside

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