Definition, synonyms and picture of estribo

estribo

noun estribo

Translation: stape

Definition of estribo in Spanish

Último eslabón de la cadena de huesecillos, cuya función es transmitir las vibraciones sonoras recibidas por el yunque al oído interno a través de la ventana oval.

Synonyms of estribo in Spanish

estapedio

Definition of estribo in English

One of the three ossicles, located in the middle ear, between the incus and the oval window, which transmits sound vibrations received laterally from the incus to the oval window.

Synonyms of estribo in English

stape

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(N) Parts of the Ear I

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