vestibular apparatus

vestibular apparatus
organs mediating the labyrinthine sense; concerned with equilibrium
Syn: ↑vestibular system
Hypernyms: ↑sensory system
Part Meronyms: ↑ear, ↑semicircular canal

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: the vestibule of the inner ear together with the end organs and nerve fibers that mediate the vestibular sense

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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