Definitions for vestibule of the ear
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word vestibule of the ear
vestibule of the ear(noun)
the central cavity of the bony labyrinth of the ear
Vestibule of the ear
The vestibule is the central part of the osseous labyrinth, and is situated medial to the tympanic cavity, behind the cochlea, and in front of the semicircular canals. The etymology comes from the Latin vestibulum, literally an entrance hall.
Images & Illustrations of vestibule of the ear
Find a translation for the vestibule of the ear definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these vestibule of the ear definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"vestibule of the ear." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 2 Dec. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/vestibule of the ear>.