Definition of Asteriscus

1. n. The smaller of the two otoliths found in the inner ear of many fishes.



Definition of Asteriscus

1. Noun. (anatomy) One of the otoliths found in the lagena of many nonmammalian vertebrates. ¹

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Medical Definition of Asteriscus

1. The smaller of the two otoliths found in the inner ear of many fishes. Origin: L, an asterisk. See Asterisk. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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asterid dicot family
asterid dicot genus
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asteriscus (current term)
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