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labyrinth meaning

noun a series of inter-connecting tubes especially those in the inside of the earCOMMENT: The labyrinth of the inner ear is inthree parts: the three semicircular canals the vestibule and the cochlea. The osseous laby- rinth is filled with a fluid (perilymph) and the membranous labyrinth is a series of ducts and canals inside the osseous labyrinth. The membranous labyrinth contains a fluid (endol- ymph). As the endolymph moves about in the membranous labyrinth it stimulates the vestib- .labyrinthectomy