deliver a child

give birth to a child; assist in the birth process

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • deliver — 1. To assist a woman in childbirth. 2. To extract from an enclosed place, as the fetus from the womb, an object or foreign body, e.g., a tumor from its capsule or surroundings, or the lens of the eye in cases of cataract. [fr. O. Fr. fr. L. de +… …   Medical dictionary

  • deliver — verb 1) the parcel was delivered to his house Syn: bring, take, convey, carry, transport, courier; send, dispatch, remit 2) the money was delivered up to the official Syn: hand over, turn over …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • deliver —   Hā awi, lawe, ho opakele.    ♦ To deliver a child, pale, pale keiki, ho ohānau.    ♦ Deliver us from evil (Mat. 6:13), ho opakele nona e iā mākou i ka ino …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • Deliver Us from Evil (2006 film) — Deliver Us From Evil Directed by Amy J. Berg Produced by Amy J. Berg Matthew Cooke Frank Donner …   Wikipedia

  • Deliver — De*liv er, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Delivered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Delivering}.] [F. d[ e]livrer, LL. deliberare to liberate, give over, fr. L. de + liberare to set free. See {Liberate}.] 1. To set free from restraint; to set at liberty; to release; to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Child discipline — is the set of rules, rewards and punishments administered to teach self control, increase desirable behaviors and decrease undesirable behaviors in children. In its most general sense, discipline refers to systematic instruction given to a… …   Wikipedia

  • Child's Play 3 — Theatrical poster Directed by Jack Bender Produced by D …   Wikipedia

  • deliver — [di liv′ər] vt. [ME delivren < OFr délivrer < VL deliberare, to liberate < de , intens. + liberare, to LIBERATE] 1. to set free or save from evil, danger, or restraint; liberate [delivered from bondage] 2. to assist (a female) at the… …   English World dictionary

  • Child care in the United Kingdom — is supported by a combination of rights at work, public sector provision and private companies. Child care is usually undertaken by the parents, and more often the mother who takes leave from employment. Early childhood education in a creche or… …   Wikipedia

  • Child and Family Wellness Shops CFW — Child and Family Wellness shops (CFW Shops ) is a social entrepreneurship project to deliver franchise pharmacy chains to developing countries. The franchise is run be locally trained health care entrepreneurs. The franchisee is self motivated to …   Wikipedia


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