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amniotic fluid

Syllabification: am·ni·ot·ic flu·id
Pronunciation: /ˌamnēˌädik ˈflo͞oid

Definition of amniotic fluid in English:


The fluid surrounding a fetus within the amnion.
Example sentences
  • Surrounding and protecting the embryo is the amnion, filled with amniotic fluid, and providing the embryo with a stable fluid environment.
  • The amniotic fluid that surrounds your baby is indeed a magic fluid.
  • Before birth, the lungs of the fetus are filled with amniotic fluid.

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