amniocardiac vesicle

am·​nio·​car·​di·​ac vesicle | \ ¦amnē(ˌ)ō¦- \

Definition of amniocardiac vesicle

: one of the paired infolding portions of the vertebrate embryonic coelom that give rise to the pericardial cavity

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First Known Use of amniocardiac vesicle

1903, in the meaning defined above

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“Amniocardiac vesicle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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