labyrinthine vertigo n.
See Ménière’s disease.
[lab-uh-rin-thahy-tis] /ˌlæb ə rɪnˈθaɪ tɪs/ noun, Pathology. 1. inflammation of the inner ear, or , characterized by dizziness, nausea, and visual disturbances. /ˌlæbərɪnˈθaɪtɪs/ noun 1. inflammation of the inner ear, causing loss of balance, vertigo, and vomiting Also called otitis interna labyrinthitis lab·y·rin·thi·tis (lāb’ə-rĭn-thī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the inner ear, sometimes accompanied by vertigo. Also […]
[lab-uh-rin-thuh-dont] /ˌlæb əˈrɪn θəˌdɒnt/ noun 1. any member of several orders of small to large lizardlike terrestrial and freshwater amphibians, some ancestral to land vertebrates, forming the extinct subclass Labyrinthodonta that flourished from the Devonian through the Triassic periods, characterized by a solid, flattened skull and conical teeth. adjective 2. having teeth with complexly infolded […]
labyrinthotomy lab·y·rin·thot·o·my (lāb’ə-rĭn-thŏt’ə-mē) n. Incision into the labyrinth of the ear.
[lak] /læk/ noun 1. a resinous substance deposited on the twigs of various trees in southern Asia by the female of the lac insect: used in the manufacture of varnishes, sealing wax, etc., and in the production of a red coloring matter. Compare (defs 1, 2). [lahk] /lɑk/ noun 1. (in India) 2. the sum […]