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Corti

[ kawr-tee ]

noun

  1. Al·fon·so [al-, fon, -soh, ahl-, fawn, -saw], 1822–76, Italian anatomist.


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It is also known that there are no rods of Corti in the cochlea of birds, which are capable nevertheless of appreciating pitch.

In the human ear it has been estimated that there are about 3000 small arches formed by the rods of Corti.

Corti saw the Dean out of the eastern gate of the enclosure, and returned.

But Count Corti with the deepening of the danger only exerted himself the more.

Corti told her of the repast at the palace, and recounted the scene at parting.

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