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Definition of the noun accoucheuse
What does accoucheuse mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: accoucheuses
- a woman skilled in aiding the delivery of babies
Alternative definition of the noun accoucheuse
- [rare] A midwife.
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An accoucheuse is a woman obstetrician, or sometimes a midwife. ACE Angiotensin converting enzyme. ACE converts an angiotensin to its activated form, angiotensin II, enabling it to function. Angiotensin II constricts blood vessels and ...
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accoucheuse (pron. a-kû-shoçe), e. [Fr.; the fem. form of Accoucheur.] A midwife.
accoucheuse 2. Fig. (satirical): One who assists in bringing a friend's manuscript into the world of letters. “A kind of gratis accoucheur to those who wish to be delivered of rhyme, but do not know how to bring forth.”Byron, English Bards de ...
by Frederic Baraga
accoucheuse, sagefemme ;) pl.-g. Gâtiniwewinzni. A man taking care of sick persons; also, a man, a physician, practisin midwifery; (F. accoucheur pl.fwag. Gawaákwandjigan.
Pocket Medical Dictionary (1999)
by B. Jain Publishers Staff
Accoucheuse, ah-koo-sház'. A midwife. Accrementition, ak-re-men-tish'-un. Increase by interstitial development ...
The Classic First Edition by H. W. Fowler, David Crystal
accoucheuse[s], #kööshBU'z [ ] acharnement, Ashark'nemAN & deua, ahd EU' adieusa), ...
by Ph. D Newmark
accoucheuse. Midwife [F] accoudoir. Elbow-rest; ledge of a window or seat [F] aceituna. Olive [Sp] acequia. Ditch [Sp] acer. Sharp; keen ...
by B. A. Phythian
accoucheuse [Fr.] Midwife. (ak-oosh-urz) Also masculine accoucheur, (ak-oosh-ur) acharnement [Fr. ] Ferocity. (ash-AH-nuh-mahn) a cheval [Fr.] On both sides. (a shv-AL) Usually applied "o gambling stake placed equally on ...
by Philip D. Morehead
man, shaman, midwife, accoucheur, accoucheuse, naturopathic doctor, nurse practitioner, nurse's aide, nutritionist, oculist, ophthalmologist, optician, optometrist, orderly, orthopedic surgeon, bonesetter, osteopath, otologist, aurist, paramedic, ...
Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology by Richard Soule
Accoucheuse, п. [Fr. Midwife. Account, п. 1. Reco , register, inventory, score. 2. Bill, charge, registry of debt and credit. 3. Reckoning, com rutation, calcula.tion, enumeration, ta c, count. 4. Description, statement, narration, recital, rehearsal, ...
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