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Meaning of "endolymph" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ENDOLYMPH

endolymph  [ˈɛndəʊˌlɪmf] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ENDOLYMPH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Endolymph is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ENDOLYMPH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

endolymph

Endolymph

Endolymph is the fluid contained in the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear. It is also called Scarpa's fluid, after Antonio Scarpa.

Definition of endolymph in the English dictionary

The definition of endolymph in the dictionary is the fluid that fills the membranous labyrinth of the internal ear.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ENDOLYMPH


hemolymph
ˈheməʊˌlɪmf
karyolymph
ˈkærɪəʊˌlɪmf
lymph
lɪmf
nymph
nɪmf
paranymph
ˈpærəˌnɪmf
perilymph
ˈpɛrɪˌlɪmf

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ENDOLYMPH

endoergic
endogamic
endogamous
endogamy
endogen
endogenic
endogenous
endogenously
endogeny
endolithic
endolymphatic
endometria
endometrial
endometriosis
endometritis
endometrium
endomitosis
endomitotic
endomixis
endomorph

WORDS THAT END LIKE ENDOLYMPH

bumph
galumph
grumph
harrumph
harumph
humph
mph
oomph
sumph
triumph
water nymph
wood nymph

Synonyms and antonyms of endolymph in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «endolymph» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ENDOLYMPH

Find out the translation of endolymph to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of endolymph from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «endolymph» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

内淋巴
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

endolinfa
570 millions of speakers

English

endolymph
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

endolymph
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

اللمف الجواني
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

эндолимфа
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

endolinfa
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

endolymph
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

endolymphe
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Endolymph
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Endolymphe
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

内リンパ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

림프
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Endolymph
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

endolymph
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அகனிணனீர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एंडोलिम्फ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

endolenf
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

endolymph
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

endolymph
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ендолімфа
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

endolimfă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ενδολέμφο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

endolimf
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

endolymfan
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

endolymph
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of endolymph

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ENDOLYMPH»

The term «endolymph» is normally little used and occupies the 128.987 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ENDOLYMPH» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about endolymph

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ENDOLYMPH»

Discover the use of endolymph in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to endolymph and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Human Physiology: From Cells to Systems
As in the cochlea, all components of the vestibular apparatus contain endolymph and are surrounded by perilymph. Also, similar to the organ of Corti, the vestibular components each contain hair cells that respond to mechanical deformation ...
Lauralee Sherwood, 2012
2
Medical Otology and Neurotology: A Clinical Guide to ...
This arrangement of endolymph and perilymph is necessary for hair cell depolarization when its stereocilia are deflected by the traveling wave. Stereocilia are laterally displaced either by shearing movement of the tectorial membrane (outer ...
Mohamed Hamid, Aristides Sismanis, 2011
3
Vertigo: Its Multisensory Syndromes
Transient positional nystagmus has been repeatedly observed following the ingestion of water- and lipid- soluble molecules with specific gravities differing from that of endolymph, such as alcohol or "heavy water". The semicircular canals ...
Thomas Brandt, 2003
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Meniere's Disease
10000 5000 2000 1000 500 200 100 so 20 0.001 0.002 0.005 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.1 0.2 Endolymph Flow Rate (mm/min) 0.5 Fig. 1. Calculated dependence of endolymph turnover on longitudinal flow. The calculated line is based on a cross-  ...
Jeffrey P. Harris, 1999
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Vertigo and Disequilibrium: A Practical Guide to Diagnosis ...
The ampulla of the lateral canal is on the anterior aspect of the canal, and ampullopetal flow of endolymph will result in excitation. As the head turns to the right, the endolymph lags behind the bony canal creating an effective rotation of the ...
Peter C. Weber, 2011
6
Meniere's Disease 1999 - Update
Under these conditions, flow of endolymph into the cochlea through the ductus reuniens provides a homeostatic mechanism by which electrolyte content is increased and endolymph volume is restored. In other studies, endolymph volume of ...
Olivier Sterkers, 2000
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Clinical Neurophysiology of the Vestibular System
the plane of the canal being stimulated and in the direction of endolymph flow, (2) am- pullopetal endolymph flow in the horizontal canal caused a greater response (i.e., induced movements) than did ampullofugal endolymph flow, and (3) ...
Robert William Baloh, Vicente Honrubia, 2001
8
Clinical Otology
... immunocompetent T cells.6 Several subsequent studies involving obliteration of the endolymphatic sac indicated that this inner ear structure known to be involved in endolymph drainage and absorption was also critical for maintaining local ...
Gordon B. Hughes, Myles L. Pensak, 2011
9
Hearing Loss
This results in an effective endolymph movement to the left. The cupula, which seals the compartment between the lateral semicircular duct and the utricle, will deviate to the left. The tips of the stereocilia are embedded in the cupula. Therefore ...
Peter S. Roland, William L. Meyerhoff, Bradley F. Marple, 1997
10
Color Atlas of Pathophysiology
... channels in the cell membrane. The endolymph in which the stereocilia of the hair cells are suspended ... A H+-ATPase and the CI"/HCOj" exchangers pendrin and AE1 accomplish a slight acidification of the endolymph. Causes of deafness.
Stefan Silbernagl, Florian Lang, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ENDOLYMPH»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term endolymph is used in the context of the following news items.
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Robert Bárány: Nobel Surgeon's Study of Ear Remains Relevant
Dr. Bárány soon found that the endolymph—the body temperature fluid contained in the labyrinth of the inner ear—displaced itself, sinking in the presence of ... «General Surgery News, May 15»
2
Dizziness is a common complaint with many causes
With this condition, the fluid that bathes the inner ear, called endolymph, can be overproduced or not be resorbed appropriately, leading to a ... «Lexington Herald Leader, Mar 15»
3
Natural treatments for watering or irritated eyes
It is believed the underlying cause of Ménière's is an excess accumulation of endolymph (an inner ear fluid), which is then secreted into the ... «Irish Examiner, Nov 14»
4
Motion sickness
Small bones float in a viscous fluid called endolymph. These bones brush against microscopic hairs which transmit to the brain information ... «Times of Malta, Oct 14»
5
MEDICAL MATTERS: Meniere's common, but not often recognized
Inner ear neural cell floats inside a liquid called endolymph and covered by another liquid called perilymph. It is similar to our brains, which ... «The Times, Aug 14»
6
Dr Le Fanu's online health clinic, Friday 6th June 2014
... it is an inner ear problem, unless of course there are bubbles in the endolymph. It's all in the middle ear. I get this slightly in blustery weather. «Telegraph.co.uk, Jun 14»
7
Under the microscope: the science behind a hangover, the spins …
Within your inner ear are three small tubes called the semicircular canals, which are filled with a liquid called endolymph. The three canals ... «Stony Brook Statesman, Mar 14»
8
Why don't figure skaters get dizzy? (Trick question. They do!)
Each semicircular canal contains fluid called endolymph. When one moves their head, the endolymph displaces tiny hair-like cells, which ... «Today.com, Feb 14»
9
Implant Runs on the Batteries in Your Ears
Two of these, the scala vestibuli and the scala tympani, contain perilymph, and the third, the scala media, or cochlear duct, contains endolymph. «TechNewsWorld, Nov 12»
10
What is motion sickness?
This vestibular apparatus is a set of tube like canals with a special fluid called the endolymph. Normally movement of the head leads to ... «News-Medical.net, Aug 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. Endolymph [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/endolymph>. Jun 2019 ».
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