Definition of midwoman in US English:

midwoman

noun

Southern, United States Regional
rare
  • A midwife.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Cursor Mundi: a Northumbrian poem of the 14th century. Probably from mid + woman, after midwife. In later use probably re-formed from mid- + woman.

Pronunciation

midwoman

/ˈmɪdwʊmən/