organ of Corti

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organ of Corti

[′ȯr·gən əv ′kȯrd·ē]
(neuroscience)
A specialized structure located on the basilar membrane of the mammalian cochlea, which contains rods of Corti and hair cells connected to ganglia of the cochlear nerve. Also known as spiral organ.