kinocilium ki·no·cil·i·um (kī’nō-sĭl’ē-əm)
A cilium, usually motile, having nine peripheral double microtubules and two single central ones.
[kee-noh] /ˈki noʊ/ noun 1. the reddish or black, catechulike inspissated juice or gum of certain tall trees belonging to the genus Pterocarpus, of the legume family, native to India and Sri Lanka, used in medicine, tanning, etc.
[kin-raws, -ros] /kɪnˈrɔs, -ˈrɒs/ noun 1. a historic county in E Scotland.
/kɪnˈrɒsˌʃɪə; -ʃə/ noun 1. a former county of E central Scotland: became part of Tayside region in 1975 and part of Perth and Kinross in 1996
[kin] /kɪn/ noun 1. a person’s relatives collectively; . 2. family relationship or . 3. a group of persons descended from a common ancestor or constituting a people, clan, tribe, or family. 4. a relative or kinsman. 5. someone or something of the same or similar kind: philosophy and its kin, theology. adjective 6. of […]