Definitions for "Cochlea"
Keywords:  snail, corti, auditory, basilar, spiral
An appendage of the labyrinth of the internal ear, which is elongated and coiled into a spiral in mammals. See Ear.
Curled bone in the inner ear which contains the organ of Corti, the actual organ of hearing.
The snail shaped fluid filled cavity which serves as the receptor for hearing.
Keywords:  kli