Definitions for "Amnion"
A thin membrane surrounding the embryos of mammals, birds, and reptiles.
The placental membrane immediately surrounding the foal.
innermost fetal membrane; a thin transparent sac that holds the fetus suspended in amniotic fluid; also called the bag of waters
Keywords:  embryology, poultry
embryology poultry
The Amnion are a fictional alien species in Stephen Donaldson's The Gap Cycle. They are shown to be the only alien race humanity has made contact with, and play a major role in the series from Forbidden Knowledge onwards.
Keywords:  facial
Keywords:  hormones