amnioexchange etymology

English word amnioexchange comes from English exchange, English amnio- (Amnion; amniotic.)

Detailed word origin of amnioexchange

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
exchange English (eng) (transitive) To replace with, as a substitute.. (transitive) To trade or barter. (biochemistry) The transfer of substances or elements like gas, amino-acids, ions etc. sometimes through a surface like a membrane.. (chess) The loss of one piece and associated capture of another. (obsolete) The thing given or received in return; especially, a publication exchanged for another.. (telephony, US [...]
amnio- English (eng) Amnion; amniotic.
amnioexchange English (eng) (surgery) removal, dilution or replacement of the amniotic fluid.

Words with the same origin as amnioexchange

Descendants of exchange
Descendants of amnio-
amnioblast amniocardiac amniocele amniochorial amniochorion amniocyte amniogenesis amniogenic amniographic amniography amnioinfusion amniomancy amnioreduction amnioscope amniotomy