Definitions for "Vestibular"
Of or pertaining to a vestibule; like a vestibule.
Pertaining to the balance mechanism in the inner ear and brain.
Pertaining to the vestibular system in the middle ear and the brain which senses movements of the head. Disorders of the vestibular system can lead to dizziness, poor regulation of postural muscle tone and inability to detect quick movements of the head.
Keywords:  nuclei, related
Related to vestibule. Vestibular nuclei.