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stereocilium

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noun ste·reo·cil·i·um \ -ˈsil-ē-əm \

medical Definition of stereocilium

plural stereocilia play \-ē-ə\
:a specialized microvillus that superficially resembles a cilium and projects from the surface of certain cells (as the auditory hair cells and the superficial epithelial cells of the epididymis) — see kinocilium

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