midwifery Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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midwiferynoun [U]

/ˌmɪdˈwɪf.ər.i/  us /-ɚ.i/
the ​job of being a ​midwife (= someone who is ​trained to ​help women when they are giving ​birth): At ​nursingcollege she ​specialized in midwifery. Improvements in midwifery have ​reduceddeath during ​childbirth.
(Definition of midwifery from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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midwiferynoun [U]

 us   /mɪdˈwɪf·ər·i, -ˈwɑɪ·fər·i/
the ​techniques or ​activity of ​helping women give ​birth
(Definition of midwifery from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “midwifery”
in Turkish doğum hemşireliği, ebelik…
in Russian акушерство…
in Polish położnictwo…
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