Synonyms and Antonyms for forceps-delivery

1. forceps delivery (n.)

delivery in which forceps are inserted through the vagina and used to grasp the head of the fetus and pull it through the birth canal; since the forceps can injure the fetus this procedure has generally given way to cesarean deliveries

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2. delivery (n.)

the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail)

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3. delivery (n.)

the event of giving birth

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5. delivery (n.)

the voluntary transfer of something (title or possession) from one party to another

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9. forceps (n.)

an extractor consisting of a pair of pincers used in medical treatment (especially for the delivery of babies)