monitrice


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  • noun

Synonyms for monitrice

an assistant (often the father of the soon-to-be-born child) who provides support for a woman in labor by encouraging her to use techniques learned in childbirth-preparation classes

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Infirmiere en hemodialyse et Monitrice Clinique/Hemodialysis Nurse and Clinical Instructor, Hopital Georges L.
I think we all need a monitrice in our lives, reminding us of what we know and forget.
Au cours de la derniere annee elle a egalement ete monitrice en anamnese alimentaire dans le cadre de l'Integrated Culinary Management Program au college George Brown.
M (Koln), DEA de Droit international prive et Droit du commerce international (Paris I), ancienne Monitrice de l'Enseignement Superieur et Attachee temporaire d'Enseignement et de Recherche a l'Universite Paris I Pantheon-Sorbonne (France), est aujourd'hui Lecturer a l'Universite d'Aberdeen (UK).
When lecturing on nursing-related issues my introduction involved mentioning that I worked as a monitrice.