Definition of statolith in English:

statolith

Pronunciation /ˈstadəˌliTH/ /ˈstædəˌlɪθ/

noun

  • 1Zoology
    A calcareous particle in the statocysts of invertebrates that stimulates sensory receptors in response to gravity, so enabling balance and orientation.

    1. 1.1
      another term for otolith