auditory pit

auditory pit
noun
: the indentation of thickened surface ectoderm to form the embryonic ear

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  • auditory pit — n the indentation of thickened surface ectoderm that forms the embryonic ear called also otic pit * * * otic p …   Medical dictionary

  • Auditory pit — Infobox Embryology Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 228 GrayPage = 1029 Caption = Section through the head of a human embryo, about twelve days old, in the region of the hind brain. Caption2 = System = CarnegieStage = Precursor = auditory… …   Wikipedia

  • Auditory vesicle — Infobox Embryology Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = 228 GrayPage = 1030 Caption = Embryo between eighteen and twenty one days. Caption2 = Section through hind brain and auditory vesicles of an embryo more advanced than that of Fig. 898.… …   Wikipedia

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  • Otic pit — Section through the head of a human embryo, at the beginning of the fourth week, in the region of the hind brain. Latin fovea otica Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • otic pit — n AUDITORY PIT * * * a distinct depression appearing in each otic placode, marking the beginning of embryonic development of the internal ear. Called also auditory p. and otic depression …   Medical dictionary

  • Otic vesicle — Embryo between eighteen and twenty one days …   Wikipedia

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  • human embryology — ▪ biology Introduction       the process encompassing the period from the formation of an embryo, through the development of a fetus, to birth.       The human body, like that of most animals, develops from a single cell produced by the union of… …   Universalium

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