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Related to labyrinthinely: labyrinthine reflex, labyrinthine vertigo, labyrinthine righting reflex, labyrinthine fistula, labyrinthine dysfunction
Relating to any labyrinth or taking such form.
Etymology: Gk, labyrinthos, maze
pertaining to or resembling a labyrinth or maze, such as the structure of the inner ear.
Relating to any labyrinth.
pertaining to or emanating from a labyrinth.
include righting and placing reflexes and nystagmus.
labyrinthine righting reflex
the reflex which coordinates body movements so that a cat dropped from a height with its belly uppermost will rotate in flight so that its belly is closest to the ground.