amniote

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n amniote any member of the Amniota
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • amniote Possessing an amnion; amniotic.
    • n amniote A member of the Amniota.
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Usage

In literature:

There was complete absence of amniotic fluid during labor.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
In the embryo they line the amniotic cavity.
"Form and Function" by E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
In this way a cavity, a., lined by epiblast, and called the amniotic cavity, is formed.
"Text Book of Biology, Part 1: Vertebrata" by H. G. Wells
In yet others it is partly derived from endoderm and partly from ectoderm (primitive streak of amniotic Vertebrates).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 3" by Various
A special coat for confinement purposes, stained with blood and amniotic fluid, is liable to convey infection.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
Difference of type in amniotic Vertebrates.
"The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1" by Francis Maitland Balfour
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In news:

World's First Amniotic Stem Cell Bank Opens In Medford.
A European biotech company on Thursday opened the world's first amniotic stem cell bank in Medford.
Deval Patrick cuts the ribbon at the opening of the world's first amniotic stem cell bank in Medford on Thursday.
Philadelphia, PA, August 8, 2011 – Researchers have demonstrated the feasibility of focused fetal gene expression analysis of target genes found in amniotic fluid using Standardized NanoArray PCR (SNAP) technology.
Before birth a baby¿s lungs are filled with amniotic fluid.
They do ¿practice¿ breathing towards the end of the pregnancy with periodic inhaling and exhaling of amniotic fluid.
He's like a fetus in amniotic fluid, ready to pop.
Spina bifida occurs when the lower end of the neural tube fails to close properly, leaving the spinal cord exposed to the amniotic fluid.
Spina bifida occurs when the lower end of the neural tube fails to close properly, leaving the spinal cord exposed to the amniotic fluid.
Quick-thinking medical teams help woman survive amniotic fluid embolism.
Twins sharing amniotic sac defy odds.
Twins sharing amniotic sac defy odds .
Sharing one amniotic sac occurs in less than 1 percent of all twin pregnancies in the US and has some serious risks associated with the condition, including cord entanglement.
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