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perilymph

[per-i-limf] /ˈpɛr ɪˌlɪmf/
noun, Anatomy
1.
the fluid between the bony and membranous labyrinths of the ear.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; peri- + lymph
Related forms
perilymphatic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for perilymphatic

perilymph

/ˈpɛrɪˌlɪmf/
noun
1.
the fluid filling the space between the membranous and bony labyrinths of the internal ear
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perilymphatic in Medicine

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

perilymphatic per·i·lym·phat·ic (pěr'ə-lĭm-fāt'ĭk)
adj.

  1. Of or relating to the perilymph.

  2. Surrounding or adjacent to a lymphatic node or vessel.

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