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n. ear

Definition of ear in English

External part of the auditory organ, consisting of a contoured, cartilaginous fold covered by skin, which captures sound waves and conducts them to the auditory canal.

Synonyms of ear in English

auricleauricula

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n. ear

Definition of ear in English

Complex organ, located on each side of the head, which detects sound and, in mammals, contributes to the organism’s sense of balance.

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n. ear guard

Definition of ear guard in English

Protective item for the ears when doing martial arts.

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n. ear pain

Definition of ear pain in English

Prolonged pain of the auditory organ.

Synonyms of ear pain in English

earacheotalgia

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n. elephant ear

Definition of elephant ear in English

Heart-shaped pastry, typically coated in a glaze of chocolate, egg yolk, or powdered sugar.

Synonyms of elephant ear in English

palmierpig's ear

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n. inner ear

Definition of inner ear in English

Osseous cavity located in the inner ear of vertebrates that is comprised of the cochlea and the vestibular system, which aids in the functions of spatial orientation, balance and auditory perception.

Synonyms of inner ear in English

bony labyrinthosseous labyrinthotic capsuleinternal ear

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n. internal ear

Definition of internal ear in English

Osseous cavity located in the inner ear of vertebrates that is comprised of the cochlea and the vestibular system, which aids in the functions of spatial orientation, balance and auditory perception.

Synonyms of internal ear in English

bony labyrinthosseous labyrinthotic capsuleinner ear

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n. pig's ear

Definition of pig's ear in English

Heart-shaped pastry, typically coated in a glaze of chocolate, egg yolk, or powdered sugar.

Synonyms of pig's ear in English

palmierelephant ear