Definition of Auditory apparatus

1. Noun. All of the components of the organ of hearing including the outer and middle and inner ears.

Generic synonyms: Apparatus
Group relationships: Auditory System
Terms within: Inner Ear, Internal Ear, Labyrinth, External Ear, Outer Ear, Middle Ear, Tympanic Cavity, Tympanum
Category relationships: Otology

Lexicographical Neighbors of Auditory Apparatus

auditory agnosia
auditory alternans
auditory aphasia
auditory apparatus (current term)
auditory area
auditory brainstem response audiometry
auditory canal
auditory capsule
auditory center
auditory communication
auditory cortex
auditory evoked potentials
auditory fatigue
auditory field
auditory ganglion
auditory hairs
auditory hallucination
auditory hyperesthesia

Literary usage of Auditory apparatus

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1899)
"... Doses of Quinine and Salicylic Acid Upon the auditory apparatus of Animals. ... functionally the .most important spaces in the auditory apparatus. ..."

2. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1894)
"The manuscript must represent the final form in which the article is to be printed. PHYSIOLOGICAL. Relations Between the auditory apparatus and the ..."

3. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by Philadelphia Neurological Society, American Neurological Association, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association (1894)
"... from a series of experiments to determine the interrelations of the auditory apparatus and the respiratory centre, deduce the following conclusions: 1. ..."

4. A Text-book of human physiology: Designed for the Use of Practitioners and by Austin Flint (1881)
"Our positive and definite knowledge of the structure and arrangement of the auditory apparatus is by no means so complete as it is with regard to the eye, ..."

5. A Text Book of Physiology by Michael Foster (1900)
"ON THE GENERAL STRUCTURE OF THE EAR, AND ON THE STRUCTURE AND FUNCTIONS OF THE SUBSIDIARY auditory apparatus. § 808. WE have seen that the eye consists on ..."

6. A Text-book of Zoology by Thomas Jeffery Parker, William Aitcheson Haswell (1921)
"Transverse section of head of Frog to show the relations of the accessory auditory apparatus (diagrammatic). Skeletal structures black, with the exception ..."

7. An Introduction to Neurology by Charles Judson Herrick (1922)
"CHAPTER XIII THE auditory apparatus THE human organ of hearing consists of the external ear, bounded within by the drum membrane (tympanic membrane, ..."

8. A Treatise on human physiology: Designed for the Use of Students and by John Call Dalton (1864)
"Thus, the essential or fundamental portion of the auditory apparatus is evidently the internal ear, a cavity, partly membranous and partly bony, ..."

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