ear canal(redirected from Meatus acusticus externus)
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The narrow, tubelike passage through which sound enters the ear. Also called external auditory canal.
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|Noun||1.||ear canal - either of the passages in the outer ear from the auricle to the tympanic membrane|
auricular point, auriculare - the craniometric point at the center of the opening of the external acoustic meatus
meatus - a natural body passageway
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