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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A division of the labyrinth of the ear wanting or rudimentary in the lower vertebrates but well developed in birds and mammals and in all the latter except the monotremes coiled into the form of a snail shell, in man consisting of a spiral canal in the pe

Usage examples (29)
  • In June, a CT scan revealed that Alex had congenitally deformed cochleae.
  • Six6, Mash1 and Fgf15 are altered in the cochleae of
  • Igf1 −/− cochleae at E15. 5 and lower at P5 and P90.
  • Six6 and Ush1c transcripts were more strongly expressed in the cochleae of for more
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