otosteon

[ ō-tŏstē-ŏn′ ]

n.

Any of the small bones of the middle ear.
A calcareous concretion in the inner ear that is larger than a statoconium.otolith

Nearby words

  1. otosclerosis,
  2. otoscope,
  3. otoscopic,
  4. otoscopy,
  5. otosteal,
  6. ototomy,
  7. ototoxic,
  8. otranto,
  9. ots,
  10. otsu


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