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ce·ru·men

 (sə-ro͞o′mən)
n.
See earwax.

[New Latin, from Latin cēra, wax; see cerate.]

ce·ru′mi·nous (-mə-nəs) adj.
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cerumen

(sɪˈruːmɛn)
n
(Physiology) the soft brownish-yellow wax secreted by glands in the auditory canal of the external ear. Nontechnical name: earwax
[C18: from New Latin, from Latin cēra wax + albumen]
ceˈruminous adj
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ear•wax

(ˈɪərˌwæks)

n.
a yellowish, waxlike secretion from certain glands in the external auditory canal; cerumen.
[1350–1400]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cerumen - a soft yellow wax secreted by glands in the ear canal
wax - any of various substances of either mineral origin or plant or animal origin; they are solid at normal temperatures and insoluble in water
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Translations

cerumen

[sɪˈruːmen] Ncerumen m
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ce·ru·men

n. cerumen, segregación cerosa que lubrica y protege el óido.
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cerumen

n cerumen m, cera de los oídos
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Often there is a build-up of material in the ear, such as fluid or ear wax, which must be eliminated.
He says the company's Clinere ear cleaning tool offers solutions for both ear wax removal and ear itch relief.
A hearing specialist has warned of the dangers of tackling a build-up of ear wax at home, saying treatment is best left to the professionals.
On the NHS website it states fingers and objects like cotton buds should never be used to clean ear wax, which it says often falls out on its own.
Other hilarious replies included the revelation that Madison tastes like ear wax with chocolate, Sean like furniture polish, Tommy like a fizzy sweet, Nick like a biscuit dipped in vinegar and Wendy like watered down orange juice.
Ear wax is a perfectly natural way for you ears to protect themselves from foreign bodies, but too much or old wax can lead to a loss of your hearing.
We use a micro-suction device, which allows the safe removal of the ear wax by inserting a small probe into the ear to vacuum out the wax.
Borborygmus is the medical term for what bodily function/ condition: a) production of ear wax; b) stomach rumbles; c) athlete's foot?
While cotton buds help remove ear wax, studies have shown that this method often removes only a small portion of the top layer of wax, pushing the rest further into the ear canal.
Summary: Ears are self-cleaning, every time we move our jaw, the ear wax is moved to outside the ear.