vestibulocochlear nuclei(redirected from nuclei nervi vestibulocochlearis)
the combined cochlear and vestibular nuclei in the brainstem that receive the incoming fibers of the eighth cranial nerve. See: vestibular nuclei.
Synonym(s): nuclei nervi vestibulocochlearis
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ves·tib·u·lo·co·chle·ar nu·cle·i(ves-tib'yū-lō-kok'lē-ăr nū'klē-ī)
The combined cochlear and vestibular nuclei in the brainstem that receive the incoming fibers of the vestibulocochlear nerve.
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