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Definition of the noun accouchement

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noun - plural: accouchements

  1. the parturition process in human beings; having a baby; the process of giving birth to a child

Alternative definition of the noun accouchement

noun

  1. Delivery in childbed

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Google previewThe Hospitals and Surgeons of Paris (1843)

An Historical and Statistical Account of the Civil Hospitals of Paris, with Miscellaneous Information and Biographical Notices of Some of the Most Eminent of the Living Parisian Surgeons by Ferdinand Campbell Stewart

Econ D'ACCOUCHEMENT.* The Ecole d' Accouchement is a school attached to the Hospital of the Maternité for the instruction ...

Google previewMedical Times (1844)

Professor Velpeau: Accouchement is a complex phenomenon; two kinds of muscular contraction preside over it: those of the uterus, independent of the will, and those of the abdominal muscles and diaphragm ; now, the latter, according to the ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Medica (1902)

by Chalmers Watson

But, if the uterus does not contract down upon the foetus, there is a large space left inside it for blood to collect in, consequently plugging is impossible ; and, if haemorrhage continues, there is nothing left but accouchement ford — the most ...

Google previewBlack's Medical Dictionary (2005)

by Bloomsbury Publishing

Accouchement. Archaic term for delivery of a baby (see PREGNANCY AND LABOUR). Accretion. Addition to an object of the substance of which it is comprised. An example is the growth of crystals in a fluid, or overgrowth of bone after injury.

Google previewBlack's Student Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Harvey Marcovitch

Accouchement Archaic term for delivery of a baby (see PREGNANCY AND ...

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

accouchement. n. delivery of a baby.

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

Accouchement contre nature: — Itou- rleloque Gardien. Accouchement manuel : — Capuron. Unnatural labor : — Burns. Definition. — See page 547. Order 1. — Labors requiring manual assistance; when the nates, the superior and the inferior ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Nursing (2014)

by Market House Books

hydrostatic accouchement [hy-drohstat-ik] n. see accouchement. hydrotherapy [hy-droh-th'e- ra ...

Google previewThe General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of the Most Eminent Persons in Every Nation (1815)

Particulary the British and Irish; from the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time by Alexander Chalmers

Aphorismes touchant l'Accouchement, la Grossesse, et les Maladies des Femmes," ibid. 1694, a summary of the preceding. 3. " Observations sur la Grossesse et l'Accouchement des Femmes, et sur leurs Maladies, et celles des Enfans ...

Google previewThe General Biographical Dictionary Containing an Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of the Most Eminent Persons; ... a New Ed. by Alex. Chalmers. - London, J. Nichols 1812-1817 (1815)

by Alexander Chalmers

Aphorismes touchant l'Accouchement, la. Grossesse, et les Maladies des Femmes,” ibid. 1694, a summary of the preceding. 3. “Observations sur la Grossesse et l'Accouchement des Femmes, et sur leurs Maladies,et celles des Enfans ...

Google previewDictionary of Sociology (1944)

by Henry Pratt Fairchild

accouchement action, serial between plurels of e:very other variety, and characterized by a low degree of social distance. If the emphasis on the commonhuman aspect is retained, synonyms and; or related terms are agreement, conformity, ...

Google previewThe General biographical dictionary (1815)

by Alexander Chalmers

Aphorismes touchant l'Accouchement, la Grossesse, et les Maladies des Femmes," ibid. 1694, a summary of the preceding. 3. " Observations sur la Grossesse et l'Accouchement des Femmes, et sur leurs Maladies, et celles des Enfans ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1868)

Containing ... Lexicon by Robley Dunglison

Accouchement a terme, when it happens at Power'less labour, the Inertie par épuisement of the end of nine months. Labours have likewise | Madame Lachapelle, is that in which the muscular been variously divided by different authors.

Google previewThe general biographical dictionary. Revised by A. Chalmers (1815)

by New and general biographical dictionary

Aphorismes touchant l'Accouchement, la Grossesse, et les Maladies des Femmes," ibid. 1694, a summary of the preceding. 3. " Observations sur la Grossesse et l'Accouchement des Femmes, et surleurs Maladies, et celles des Enfans ...

Google previewWorld Dictionary of Foreign Expressions (1999)

A Resource for Readers and Writers by Gabriel Adeleye, Kofi Acquah-Dadzie

accouchement n., pl. accouchements [Fr. delivery, labor.] Confinement. Childbirth. Labor. Parturition. A woman's giving birth to a child. Law. It is a very important evidence for proving parentage, if given by an eyewitness such as a ...

Google previewBantam Medical Dictionary, Fifth Edition (2009)

by Laurence Urdang

accouchement n. delivery of a baby. See also hydrostatic accouchement. acebutolol n. a *beta blocker drug commonly ...

Google previewA Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America and of the Several States of the American Union (1871)

With References to the Civil and Other Systems of Foreign Law by John Bouvier, Daniel Angell Gleason

ACCOUCHEMENT. The act of giving birth to a child. It is frequently important to prove the filiation of an individual : this may be done in several ways. The fact of the accouchement may be proved by the direct testimony of one who was present , ...

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