Meaning of LAMAZE in English


Pronunciation: l ə - ' mäz

Function: adjective

Etymology: Fernand Lamaze † 1957 French obstetrician

Date: 1959

: relating to or being a method of childbirth that involves psychological and physical preparation by the mother in order to suppress pain and facilitate delivery without drugs

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