Amniotic Am`ni*ot"ic, a. [Cf. F. amniotique.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the amnion; characterized by an amnion; as, the amniotic fluid; the amniotic sac. [1913 Webster]

{Amniotic acid}. (Chem.) [R.] See {Allantoin}. [1913 Webster]

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  • amniotic — AMNIÓTIC, adj.n. (În sintagma) Lichid amniotic = lichid care se află în amnios şi apără amniosul, eliminându se înainte de naştere. [pr.: ni o ] – Din fr. amniotique. Trimis de cata, 17.01.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  amniótic adj. m. (sil. ni o ), pl.… …   Dicționar Român

  • amniotic — (adj.) 1822, from Mod.L. amnion (see AMNION (Cf. amnion)) + IC (Cf. ic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • amniotic — adj. Amniotic is used with these nouns: ↑fluid …   Collocations dictionary

  • amniotic —   a. amniotic fluid, n. the fluid surrounding the fetus in the womb …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • amniotic — adjective of or related to the amnion or characterized by developing an amnion amniotic membrane • Syn: ↑amnionic, ↑amnic • Pertains to noun: ↑amnion (for: ↑amnic), ↑amnion …   Useful english dictionary

  • amniotic — adjective see amnion …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • amniotic — adj …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • amniotic — /am nee ot ik/, adj. Anat., Zool. of, pertaining to, or having an amnion. Also, amnionic /am nee on ik/, amnic /am nik/. [1815 25; AMNI(ON) + OTIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • amniotic — adjective /æmniˈɒtɪk,æmniˈɑːtɪk/ Pertaining to the amnion …   Wiktionary

  • amniotic — SYN: amnionic. * * * am·ni·ot·ic .am nē ät ik adj 1) of or relating to the amnion 2) characterized by the development of an amnion * * * am·ni·ot·ic (am″ne otґik) pertaining to or developing an amnion …   Medical dictionary

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