Definition of myodome in US English:

myodome

noun

Zoology
  • A cavity in the skull of most teleost fishes housing the rectus muscles of the eye.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Theodore Gill (1837–1914). From myo- + ancient Greek δόμος house, chamber.

Pronunciation

myodome

/ˈmʌɪə(ʊ)ˌdəʊm/