Definition of utricular in English:

utricular

adjective

  • See utricle

    • ‘The utricular and saccular maculae have similar structures.’
    • ‘Electrophysiological properties of the utricular primary transducer are modified during development under hypergravity.’
    • ‘Thus, this project will help us to understand the early and long term effects of altered gravity on the function of its primary receptors, the utricular hair cells.’
    • ‘Although we work on diverse hair cell epithelia, our principal model preparation has been the rodent utricular epithelium, which senses linear head movements.’

Pronunciation

utricular

/juːˈtrɪkjʊlə/