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Definitions of ear:

part of speech: noun

The organ of hearing.

part of speech: noun

1. The organ of hearing: composed of the external ear which includes the auricle and the external acoustic, or auditory, meatus; the middle ear, or the tympanum with its ossicles; and the internal ear, which includes the labyrinth and cochlea. 2. The pinna, or auricle.

Usage examples for ear:

  • Rose stole up to him, and put her lips to his ear "The Case of Richard Meynell", Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  • One Ear was three times as large as the other. "Ade's Fables", George Ade

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