amniotic


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Related to amniotic: Amniotic band, Amniotic band syndrome, Amniotic fluid embolism, Amniotic egg, Amniotic membrane

am·ni·on

 (ăm′nē-ən, -ŏn′)
n. pl. am·ni·ons or am·ni·a (-nē-ə)
A tough, thin membrane that forms a sac enclosing the embryo or fetus of a mammal, bird, or reptile. It is filled with a serous fluid in which the embryo or fetus is suspended.

[New Latin, from Greek amneion, variant of amneios, amnion, and from amnion, amnion, both from amnos, lamb; akin to Irish úan, Latin agnus, and Old Church Slavonic agnę, lamb.]

am′ni·ot′ic (-ŏt′ĭk), am′ni·on′ic (-ŏn′ĭk) adj.

amniotic

(ˌæmnɪˈɒtɪk)
adj
(Zoology) of or relating to the amnion
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.amniotic - of or related to the amnion or characterized by developing an amnionamniotic - of or related to the amnion or characterized by developing an amnion; "amniotic membrane"
Translations

amniotic

[ˌæmnɪˈɒtɪk] ADJamniótico
amniotic fluidlíquido m amniótico
amniotic sacsaco m amniótico

amniotic

adj (Anat, Med) amniotic sacFruchtblase f

amniotic

[ˌæmnɪˈɒtɪk] adjamniotico/a

am·ni·ot·ic

n. amniótico, en relación con el amnios;
___ fluidfluido ___;
___ sacsaco ___.

amniotic

adj amniótico; — fluid líquido amniótico
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