TITLE

acoustic apparatus

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "acoustic apparatus," which refers to anatomical structures that is needed for hearing, is presented.
ACCESSION #
62133110

 

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