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the snail-shell-shaped organ in the inner ear where sound is converted to nerve impulses and sent to the brain
the part of the ear which converts air vibrations and information about balance into nerve impulses; also known as the labyrinth
the part of the ear which adjusts the body to external air pressures, and transmits eardrum vibrations to the inner ear; also known as the tympanic cavity
the condition when air flow is restricted in the nose; also known as stuffy nose, stuffed nose, or blocked nose
the part of the ear that collects vibrations in the air and makes the eardrum vibrate; also known as the external ear
the sudden and reflex action where air escapes from the mouth and nose due to irritation of the mucous membranes in the upper respiratory tract
it is the membrane in the ear canal between the outer and the middle ear; also known as the eardrum
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