HyperDic: auditory_system

English > 1 sense of the expression auditory system:
NOUNbodyauditory systemthe sensory system for hearing
English > auditory system: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningThe sensory system for hearing.
Categoryhearing, audition, auditory sense, sense of hearing, auditory modalityThe ability to hear
Partsacoustic nerve, auditory nerve, vestibulocochlear nerve, nervus vestibulocochlearis, eighth cranial nerveA composite sensory nerve supplying the hair cells of the vestibular organ and the hair cells of the cochlea
auditory apparatusAll of the components of the organ of hearing including the outer and middle and inner ears
earThe sense organ for hearing and equilibrium
Broadersensory systemThe body's system of sense organs
Spanishsistema auditivo
Catalansistema auditiu

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