OVAL WINDOW

a membranous opening in the bony wall of the cochlea inside the ear. Vibration of the stapes is conveyed to the cochlear fluids.

OVAL WINDOW: "The accident nearly shattered the young woman's oval window."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "OVAL WINDOW," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/oval-window/ (accessed July 11, 2020).
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