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basilar membrane

noun

Definition of basilar membrane

  1. :  a membrane extending from the bony shelf of the cochlea to the outer wall and supporting the organ of Corti



1867

First Known Use of basilar membrane

1867


Medical Dictionary

basilar membrane

noun

Medical Definition of basilar membrane

  1. :  a membrane that extends from the margin of the bony shelf of the cochlea to the outer wall and that supports the organ of Corti




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