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vestibular

[ve-stib-yuh-ler] /vɛˈstɪb yə lər/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or resembling a vestibule.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; vestibule + -ar1
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  • Other training sessions involve what's called a vestibular chair.
  • Cutting the vestibular nerve with a surgical procedure helps control vertigo.
Word Origin and History for vestibular
adj.

1839, from vestibule + -ar.

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vestibular in Medicine

vestibular ves·tib·u·lar (vě-stĭb'yə-lər)
adj.
Of, relating to, or serving as a vestibule, especially of the ear.

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