VESTIBULAR NERVE

a separation of the vestibulocochlear nerve which transports nerve fibers from the vestibular system inside the inner ear; it is correlated to the sense of equilibrium and position in space.

VESTIBULAR NERVE: "Vestibular nerve fibers end inside the vestibular nuclei inside the brainstem."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "VESTIBULAR NERVE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/vestibular-nerve/ (accessed April 3, 2020).
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