cochlear definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or with respect to the cochlea.
    • Of or regarding the cochlea.
    • of or concerning the cochlea for the ear
  • others:
    • In physiology, of or regarding the cochlea by any means: as, the cochlear nerve, cochlear channel, etc.
    • Spoon-shaped: specifically, in botany, applied to a type of imbricative estivation in which one piece is exterior, larger than the others, and bowl-shaped, such as the aconite.
  • noun:
    • A spoon; when you look at the orthodox Greek alongside Oriental churches, the eucharistic spoon where the consecrated elements tend to be administered together to communicants. Also referred to as labis. See intinction, spoon, colatorium, and labis.
    • An ancient Roman and Greek medicinal measure, equal to a spoonful.

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