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endolymph Line breaks: endo|lymph
Pronunciation: /ˈɛndə(ʊ)lɪmf/

Definition of endolymph in English:


[mass noun] Anatomy
The fluid in the membranous labyrinth of the ear.
Example sentences
  • There are drugs that can help reduce the rate at which endolymph is secreted in the labyrinth.
  • All three parts are connected and filled with a fluid known as the endolymph.
  • More specifically, these cells maintain the ionic composition of the cochlear endolymph.

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