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amniotic

[am-nee-ot-ik] /ˌæm niˈɒt ɪk/
adjective, Anatomy, Zoology
1.
of, pertaining to, or having an amnion.
Also, amnionic
[am-nee-on-ik] /ˌæm niˈɒn ɪk/ (Show IPA),
amnic
[am-nik] /ˈæm nɪk/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; amni(on) + -otic
Related forms
postamniotic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for amnic

amniotic

/ˌæmnɪˈɒtɪk/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the amnion
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Word Origin and History for amnic
amniotic
1822, from Mod.L. amnion, from Gk., "membrane around a fetus," originally "bowl in which the blood of victims was caught," from ame "bucket."
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