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amnion

noun [C] uk   /ˈæm.ni.ən/ ( plural amnions or amnia   //   ) specialized us  
a bag made of thin skin that contains amniotic fluid and surrounds the embryo of a mammal, bird, or reptile inside its mother
amniotic
adjective uk   /ˌæm.niˈɒt.ɪk/ us    /-ˈɑː.t̬ɪk/
Translations of “amnion”
in Chinese (Traditional) (哺乳動物、鳥類或爬行動物胎兒的)羊膜…
in Chinese (Simplified) (哺乳动物、鸟类或爬行动物胎儿的)羊膜…
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