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The outer portion of the ear including the auricle and the passage leading to the eardrum. Also called outer ear.
(Anatomy) the part of the ear consisting of the auricle and the auditory canal
the outer portion of the ear, consisting of the auricle and the external auditory meatus.
The ear’s auricle (pinna) and external auditory canal between the auricle and the tympanic membrane (eardrum).
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|Noun||1.||external ear - the part of the ear visible externally|
acoustic meatus, auditory canal, auditory meatus, ear canal, external auditory canal - either of the passages in the outer ear from the auricle to the tympanic membrane
external organ - an organ that is situated on or near the surface of the body
auditory apparatus - all of the components of the organ of hearing including the outer and middle and inner ears