The upper part of the cochlear duct.
A similar structure, shaped like a flask, that is a hearing organ in some vertebrates.
the terminal part of the cochlea in birds and most reptiles; an appendage of the sacculus, corresponding to the cochlea, in fishes and amphibians
Origin: [L., a flask; cf. Gr. , .]
In human anatomy of the ear, the extremities of the ductus cochlearis are closed; the upper is termed the lagena and is attached to the cupula at the upper part of the helicotrema; the lower is lodged in the recessus cochlearis of the vestibule.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
la-jē′na, n. a wine-vase, amphora: the terminal part of the cochlea in birds and reptiles:—pl. Lagē′næ. [L.]
alnage, Angela, galena
The numerical value of lagena in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of lagena in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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