auditory apparatus


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Noun1.auditory apparatus - all of the components of the organ of hearing including the outer and middle and inner earsauditory apparatus - all of the components of the organ of hearing including the outer and middle and inner ears
apparatus - (anatomy) a group of body parts that work together to perform a given function; "the breathing apparatus"
auditory system - the sensory system for hearing
inner ear, internal ear, labyrinth - a complex system of interconnecting cavities; concerned with hearing and equilibrium
external ear, outer ear - the part of the ear visible externally
middle ear, tympanic cavity, tympanum - the main cavity of the ear; between the eardrum and the inner ear
otology - the branch of medicine concerned with the ear
References in classic literature ?
They know that the Sagoths have a spoken language, but they cannot comprehend it, or how it manifests itself, since they have no auditory apparatus.
event, organized by Kuwait Zakat House and Oman's Auditory Apparatus, and said
Curiously absent from the discussion, however, was a review of the evidence that has accumulated over the past two decades concerning the ability of chemical agents to produce hearing impairment directly (ototoxicity) and to interact with noise exposure yielding either additive or synergistic impairment of the auditory apparatus.