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noun [U] uk   /ɒbˈstet.rɪks/  us   /ɑːb-/ specialized (US informal OB)
the area of medicine that deals with pregnancy and the birth of babies: obstetrics and gynaecology
Translations of “obstetrics”
in Vietnamese khoa sản…
in Spanish obstetricia, tocología…
in Thai สูติศาสตร์…
in Malaysian bidang obstetrik…
in French obstétrique…
in German die Geburtshilfe…
in Chinese (Traditional) 產科學…
in Indonesian ilmu kebidanan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 产科学…
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