Meaning of “midwife” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “midwife” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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midwifenoun [ C ]

us /ˈmɪdˌwɑɪf/ plural midwives /ˈmɪdˌwɑɪvz/

a person, usually a woman, who is not a doctor and who has been trained to help women when they are giving birth

(Definition of “midwife” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)