Definition of external ear in English:
The parts of the ear outside the eardrum, especially the pinna.
- Under direct vision the excessive hair follicles of the external ear canal and pinna were targeted by the laser beam.
- The ear canal terminates at the eardrum (tympanic membrane), which forms the boundary between the external ear and the middle ear.
- Otitis externa, the clinical term for swimmer's ear, is an inflammation of the canal joining the eardrum to the external ear.
Definition of external ear in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan