endolymph

[en-duh-limf]

Origin of endolymph

First recorded in 1830–40; endo- + lymph
Related formsen·do·lym·phat·ic [en-doh-lim-fat-ik] /ˌɛn doʊ lɪmˈfæt ɪk/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for endolymph

endolymph

noun
  1. the fluid that fills the membranous labyrinth of the internal ear
Derived Formsendolymphatic (ˌɛndəʊlɪmˈfætɪk), adjective
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endolymph in Medicine

endolymph

[ĕndə-lĭmf′]
n.
  1. The fluid contained in the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear.Scarpa's fluid
Related formsen′do•lym•phatic (-lĭm-fătĭk) adj.
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