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obstetrician Syllabification: ob·ste·tri·cian
Pronunciation: /ˌäbstəˈtriSHən/

Definition of obstetrician in English:


A physician or surgeon qualified to practice in obstetrics.
Example sentences
  • We also interviewed 19 clinicians: six obstetricians, six paediatricians, four general practitioners, and three nurses.
  • A multicentre randomised controlled trial of routine antenatal care by general practitioners and midwives compared with shared care led by obstetricians.
  • By the late 19th Century, teaching hospitals came up and were staffed by physicians, surgeons and obstetricians.

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