amniocentesis

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amniocentesis /ˌæmnijoʊˌsɛnˈtiːsəs/ noun
plural amniocenteses /-ˈtiːˌsiːz/ /ˌæmnijoʊˌsɛnˈtiːˌsiːz/
amniocentesis
/ˌæmnijoʊˌsɛnˈtiːsəs/
noun
plural amniocenteses /-ˈtiːˌsiːz/ /ˌæmnijoʊˌsɛnˈtiːˌsiːz/
Learner's definition of AMNIOCENTESIS
[count] medical
: a test that is done to check for possible health problems in a baby that is not yet born
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