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bony labyrinth

n. bony labyrinth

Definition of bony labyrinth in English

Osseous cavity located in the inner ear of vertebrates that is comprised of the cochlea and the vestibular system, which aids in the functions of spatial orientation, balance and auditory perception.

Synonyms of bony labyrinth in English

osseous labyrinth, otic capsule, inner ear, internal ear

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(N) Parts of the Ear II

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