\ɒbstˈɛtɹɪk], \ɒbstˈɛtɹɪk], \ɒ_b_s_t_ˈɛ_t_ɹ_ɪ_k]\
Sort: Oldest first
By Oddity Software
By Noah Webster.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
Same etymon as obstetrics. Relating or appertaining to obstetries,-as 'obstetric auscultation,' 'obstetric exploration,' &c.
By Robley Dunglison
Word of the day
- Belonging to, or characteristic of, a system of elementary education which combined manual training with other instruction, advocated and practiced by Jean Henri Pestalozzi (1746-1827), Swiss teacher. An advocate or follower the system of Pestalozzi. pes-ta-lot'si-an, adj. pertaining to graduated object-teaching as originated by Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi (1745-1827).