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auricle

au·ri·cle

auricle

 
pronunciation:
aw rih kl
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the visible, projecting portion of the ear.
definition 2: an earlike projection of either of the two upper chambers of the heart, or one of the chambers itself; atrium.
definition 3: any biological part shaped like an ear.
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derivation: auricled (adj.)
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