utriculus

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u·tric·u·lus

 (yo͝o-trĭk′yə-ləs)
n. pl. u·tric·u·li (-lī′) Biology
A sac or pouch.
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Noun1.utriculus - a small pouch into which the semicircular canals openutriculus - a small pouch into which the semicircular canals open
membranous labyrinth - the sensory structures of the inner ear including the labyrinthine receptors and the cochlea; contained within the bony labyrinth
pouch, pocket - (anatomy) saclike structure in any of various animals (as a marsupial or gopher or pelican)
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Translations

u·tric·u·lus

L. utriculus, pequeña bolsa;
___ of vestibular organ___ del oído o del vestíbulo;
___ prostaticus___ prostático o uretral.
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