amnio

[ am-nee-oh ]
/ ˈæm niˌoʊ /

noun, plural am·ni·os.

Informal. amniocentesis.

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Origin of amnio

First recorded in 1985–90; by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for amnio

amnio
/ (ˈæmnɪəʊ) /

noun

short for amniocentesis
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Medical definitions for amnio

amnio-

pref.

Amnion:amniorrhexis.
Amniotic fluid:amniorrhea.
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