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"ob-gyn" in British English

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ob-gynnoun [C]

/ˈəʊ.bi.dʒi.waɪˌen/  us /ˈoʊ-/ US informal
abbreviation for obstetrician-gynecologist: a ​doctor who ​specializes in ​pregnancy, ​birth, and ​diseasesaffecting women's reproductiveorgans
(Definition of ob-gyn from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"OB-GYN" in American English

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OB-GYNnoun [U]

 us   /ˈoʊˈbiˈdʒiˌwɑɪˈen/ medical
abbreviation forobstetrics and ​gynecology (= a ​part of ​medicine that ​managespregnancy, ​birth, and a woman's ​ability to ​reproduce)
(Definition of OB-GYN from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ob-gyn”
in Chinese (Simplified) 妇产科医生…
in Chinese (Traditional) 婦產科醫生…
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