Origin: Fr < accoucher, put to bed, give birth < OFr acoucher, lie down < L ad-, to + collocare: see couch
See accouchement in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from accoucher, to assist in childbirth
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: : a-, to (from Latin ad-; see ad-)
Origin: + coucher, to lay down; see couch.
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