accoucheur

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Synonyms for accoucheur

a physician specializing in obstetrics

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Dans celle-ci, nous remarquons que les therapeutes multiplient souvent les fonctions, que les accoucheurs sont aussi des herboristes ou des medecins-feuille, qu'ils sont parfois praticiens vodou, et que les therapeutes vodou sont toujours consideres comme des medecins-feuille.
Cette explication ne leur est donc pas reservee, comme elle n'atteint pas seulement les therapeutes de la medecine creole, les accoucheurs et les medecins-feuille.
By the same token, it is possible that a small number of those transcribed as accoucheurs, accoutrement makers, annuitants, and assistants were actually accountants.
The exercise revealed that some handwritten occupational titles in the CEBs bear a very close resemblance to "accountant" and may have confused the transcriber; in particular, accoucheur or accoucheuse (an obstetrician or midwife), accoutrement maker (military clothing), annuitant (persons living on annuities), and assistants (various).
By nightfall Croft had summoned the assistance of another accoucheur from London in the shape of Dr John Sims.
Ce sont les sages-femmes qui sont les accoucheurs qualifies preferes des femmes.
In order to account for the physiological changes which took place in pregnancy, influential accoucheurs such as Thomas Denman developed existing physiological concepts such as irritability (a morbidly excitable condition) and consent (sympathy) between organs of the body, to create a model of uterine instability which was thought to affect the mind as well as the body of the pregnant woman.
Dena Towner's study are intriguing but not really surprising to experienced accoucheurs (N.
Accoucheurs et gardiens de la memoire des volontes accordees, les notaires sont un peu les pretres et les medecins de la paix sociale".