periotic


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periotic

 [per″e-o´tik]
1. situated about the ear, especially the internal ear.
2. the petrous and mastoid portions of the temporal bone, at one stage a distinct bone.

per·i·o·tic

(per'ē-ō'tik, -ot'ik),
Surrounding the internal ear; referring to the petrous portion of the temporal bone, or the spaces and tissues in the bony labyrinth that surround the membranous labyrinth.
[peri- + G. ous, ear]

periotic

/peri·otic/ (-o´tik)
1. situated about the ear, especially the internal ear.
2. the petrous and mastoid portions of the temporal bone, at one stage a distinct bone.

periotic

(pĕr′ē-ō′tĭk)
adj.
1. Situated around the ear.
2. Of or relating to the bones immediately around the inner ear.

per·i·o·tic

(per'ē-ō'tik)
Surrounding the internal ear; referring to the petrous portion of the temporal bone, or the spaces and tissues in the bony labyrinth that surround the membranous labyrinth.
[peri- + G. ous, ear]

periotic

Situated around the ear.

periotic

1. situated about the ear, especially the internal ear.
2. the petrous and mastoid portions of the temporal bone, at one stage a distinct bone.