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Middle ear

Introduction: Middle ear

Description of Middle ear

Middle ear: the main cavity of the ear; between the eardrum and the inner ear.
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Middle ear: portion of the ear between the tympanic membrane and the cochlea, containing the tympanic cavity and its bones, the malleus, incus, and stapes.
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Middle ear as an Organ

Middle ear (organ): The middle ear is the middle area of the ear. It is...more »

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Broader terms for Middle ear

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The term Middle ear can be used for:

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Hierarchical classifications of Middle ear

The following list attempts to classify Middle ear into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • bodily cavity,cavity,cavum
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

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