Medical Dictionary

stereocilium

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noun ste·reo·cil·i·um \-ˈsil-ē-əm\

Medical Definition of stereocilium

plural

stereocilia

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  1. :  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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