gas bladder


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to gas bladder: Fish maw, air bladder

gas bladder

Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The researchers explain this could be confounded by temperature, or by the lake trouts' ability to recover from barotrauma through decompression of their gas bladder.
At depth the gas bladder is inflated via the bloodstream to achieve neutral buoyancy.
The gas bladder floats at the surface and tentacles are trailing in the water.