Definition of allantoic in English:


Pronunciation /ˌalənˈtō-ik/


See allantois

‘We're talking about things like the amnion, the chorion, the allantoic sac, the placenta, the umbilical cord, if those words sound familiar to you.’
  • ‘Veterinarians are completing the study comparing allantoic and amniotic fluids and heart rates of fetuses in mares.’
  • ‘The embryo forms an allantoic placenta, as is true of at least some peramelids and koalas but not other marsupials.’
  • ‘A feeding solution of 7.5 mM allantoic acid was used in most experiments.’
  • ‘Again, we performed the tests on embryos, plus allantoic fluid from the eggs after five days.’