caesarian


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cae·sar·i·an

 (sĭ-zâr′ē-ən)
adj. & n.
Variant of cesarean.
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Noun1.caesarian - the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)caesarian - the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)
obstetrical delivery, delivery - the act of delivering a child
hysterotomy - surgical incision into the uterus (as in cesarean section)
Adj.1.caesarian - relating to abdominal delivery
2.Caesarian - of or relating to or in the manner of Julius Caesar
References in classic literature ?
The rulers of society must be up to the work of the world, and equal to their versatile office: men of the right Caesarian pattern, who have great range of affinity.
Patients with classical caesarian section were excluded from the study.
ASINEAD O'Neill of University College, Cork, recently co-authored a study into caesarian section outcomes.
Mothers-to-be were urged yesterday to heed the study involving more than 94,000 women with its stark warning - Caesarian sections double the risk of illness or death for mothers and are more likely to put their newborns into intensive care.