Synonyms for caul

Synonyms for (noun) caul

Synonyms: embryonic membrane, veil, caul

Definition: the inner membrane of embryos in higher vertebrates (especially when covering the head at birth)

Similar words: fetal membrane

Definition: any membrane that functions for the protection or nourishment or respiration or excretion of a developing fetus

Synonyms: caul, greater omentum, gastrocolic omentum

Definition: part of the peritoneum attached to the stomach and to the colon and covering the intestines

Similar words: omentum

Definition: a fold of peritoneum supporting the viscera

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