obstetricate

Obstetricate

Ob*stet"ri*cate\, v. i. [L. obstetricatus, p. p. of obstetricare, fr. obstetrix.] To perform the office of midwife. [Obs.] "Nature does obstetricate." --Evelyn.
Webster's Revised

Obstetricate

Ob*stet"ri*cate\, v. t. To assist as a midwife. [Obs.] --E. Waterhouse.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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