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round window

noun

Definition of ROUND WINDOW

:  a round opening between the middle ear and the cochlea

First Known Use of ROUND WINDOW

1718

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round window

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ROUND WINDOW

: a round opening between the middle ear and the cochlea that is closed over by a membrane—called also fenestra cochleae, fenestra rotunda

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