What does lagena mean?

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  1. lagena(Noun)

    The upper part of the cochlear duct.

  2. lagena(Noun)

    A similar structure, shaped like a flask, that is a hearing organ in some vertebrates.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lagena(noun)

    the terminal part of the cochlea in birds and most reptiles; an appendage of the sacculus, corresponding to the cochlea, in fishes and amphibians

  2. Origin: [L., a flask; cf. Gr. , .]


  1. Lagena

    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

  1. Lagena

    la-jē′na, n. a wine-vase, amphora: the terminal part of the cochlea in birds and reptiles:—pl. Lagē′næ. [L.]

Anagrams for lagena »

  1. alnage, Angela, galena


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lagena in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lagena in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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