VESTIBULAR APPARATUS

the organ of equilibrium and balance, that resides within the inner ear and consists of receptors which pick up on the position and alterations within the such of the head as it is in space.

VESTIBULAR APPARATUS: "The vestibular apparatus contains the semicircular canals and vestibular sacs."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "VESTIBULAR APPARATUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/vestibular-apparatus/ (accessed November 30, 2020).
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