amnion
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈæm.nɪ.ɒn/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈæm.nɪ.ɑːn/
Noun

amnion (plural amnions)

  1. (anatomy) The innermost membrane of the fetal membranes of reptiles, birds, and mammals; the sac in which the embryo is suspended.
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