Medical Dictionary

Amniota

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noun plural Am·ni·o·ta \ˌam-nē-ˈōt-ə\

Medical Definition of Amniota

  1. :  the group of vertebrates that are characterized by embryonic and fetal development with an amnion and include birds, reptiles, and mammals

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