perilymph

[per-i-limf]
noun Anatomy.
the fluid between the bony and membranous labyrinths of the ear.

Origin:
1830–40; peri- + lymph

perilymphatic, adjective
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perilymph (ˈpɛrɪˌlɪmf)
 
n
the fluid filling the space between the membranous and bony labyrinths of the internal ear

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perilymph per·i·lymph (pěr'ə-lĭmf')
n.
The fluid in the space between the membranous and bony labyrinths of the inner ear.

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The fluid in both is called perilymph a clear solution of electrolytes and proteins.
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