organum auditus

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or·ga·num au·di·tus

archaic term for vestibulocochlear organ.


(or'ga-num) [L.]
An organ.

organum auditus

Organum vestibulocochleare.

organum gustus

The organ of taste.

organum olfactus

The organ of smell; the olfactory region in the nasal cavity.

organum spirale

Organ of Corti.

organum vestibulocochleare

The organ of hearing. Synonym: organum auditus
See: ear

organum visus

The organ of sight; the eye and its adnexa.

organum vomeronasale

The canal opening into the nasal septum. Synonym: organ of Jacobson