amnionic fluid


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am·ni·on·ic flu·id

the fluid within the amniotic sac that surrounds the fetus and helps to protect it from mechanical injury.
Synonym(s): liquor amnii

am·ni·on·ic flu·id

, amniotic fluid (am'nē-on'ik flū'id, am'nē-ot'ik)
A liquid within the amnionic sac that surrounds embryo, and later, the fetus and protects it from mechanical injury.
Synonym(s): liquor amnii.