< /ləˈdʒi ni/. Zoology.

  1. an outpocketing of the saccule of birds, reptiles, and bony fishes corresponding to the cochlear duct of mammals.


  1. a bottle with a narrow neck
  2. an outgrowth of the sacculus in the ear of fishes and amphibians, thought to be homologous to the cochlea of mammals

n. pl. la•ge•nae (-nē)

  1. One of the three parts of the membranous labyrinth of the inner ear of nonmammalian vertebrates.
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