05326624-n 'the snail-shaped tube (in the inner ear coiled around the modiolus) where sound vibrations are converted into nerve impulses by the organ of Corti';
Catalan còclea
Greek κοχλίας
English cochlea
Basque barakuilu , koklea
Farsi حلزون گوش , صدف گوش
Finnish simpukka
French cochlée
Galician cóclea
Croatian pužnica
Italian coclea , chiocciola
Japanese 蝸牛 , 蝸牛殻
Dutch slakkehuis , slakkenhuis , slak
Polish ślimak
Portuguese caracol , Cóclea , cóclea
Romanian canalcohlear , cohlee , melcmembranos
Slovak slimák
Spanish coclea
Thai อวัยวะรูปหอยโข่ง
Definitions
Italian
parte dell'orecchio interno che contiene una parte dell'organo dell'udito
Japanese
コルチ器官によって音の震動が神経インパルスに変換される内耳のカタツムリ型の管
Romanian
Organ al urechii interne dintr-un canal membranos răsucit în spirală.
Greek
τμήμα του λαβύρινθου του αυτιού όπου η μηχανική ενέργεια μετατρέπεται σε ηλεκτρική, γιατί οι ίνες του ακουστικού νεύρου ερεθίζουν το όργανο του Corti, που βρίσκεται μέσα στον κοχλία και μεταδίδουν την ακουστική αίσθηση στον εγκέφαλο
English
the snail-shaped tube (in the inner ear coiled around the modiolus) where sound vibrations are converted into nerve impulses by the organ of Corti
Relations
Hypernym: tube
Meronym–Part: basilar_membrane modiolus organ_of_corti
Holonym–Part: inner_ear
Semantic Field: bodyn
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