Also found in: Medical.
basilar papilla[′bas·ə·lər pə′pil·ə]
A sensory structure in the lagenar portion of an amphibian's membranous labyrinth between the oval and round windows.
The organ of Corti in mammals.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.