labyrinth

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beautiful daughter of Minos and Pasiphae; she fell in love with Theseus and gave him the thread with which he found his way out of the Minotaur's labyrinth Ariadne
branch of the basilar artery that supplies the labyrinth artery of the labyrinth , internal auditory artery , labyrinthine artery
cavity in the petrous part of the temporal bone that contains the membranous labyrinth bony labyrinth , osseous labyrinth
(Greek mythology) an Athenian inventor who built the labyrinth of Minos; to escape the labyrinth he fashioned wings for himself and his son Icarus Daedal , Daedalus
bodily fluid that fills the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear endolymph
vast labyrinth built in Crete by Daedalus at the command of Minos in order to contain the Minotaur Labyrinth of Minos
sensory structures of the inner ear including the labyrinthine receptors and the cochlea; contained within the bony labyrinth membranous labyrinth
son of Zeus and Europa; king of ancient Crete; ordered Daedalus to build the labyrinth; after death Minos became a judge in the underworld Minos
labyrinth monster of ancient Greece Minotaur
hereditary disorder in which ossification of the labyrinth of the inner ear causes tinnitus and eventual deafness otosclerosis
bodily fluid that fills the space between the bony labyrinth and the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear perilymph
small sac or pouch (especially the smaller chamber of the membranous labyrinth) saccule , sacculus
central cavity of the bony labyrinth of the ear vestibule of the ear
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