caloric nystagmus

n.

A jerky nystagmus as part of Bárány's sign.

Nearby words

  1. catechise,
  2. catechism,
  3. catechist,
  4. catechize,
  5. catechol,
  6. catechu,
  7. catechumen,
  8. categorematic,
  9. categorial,
  10. categorial grammar


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