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Meaning of MEATUS

Pronunciation:  mee'eytus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a natural body passageway
 

MEATUS is a 6 letter word that starts with M.

 

 See Also: acoustic meatus, auditory canal, auditory meatus, ear canal, external auditory canal, nasal meatus, passage, passageway

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Me*a"tus\, n. sing. & pl.; E. pl. {Meatuses}. [L., a
going, passage, fr. meare to go.] (Anat.)
A natural passage or canal; as, the external auditory meatus.
See Illust. of {Ear}.

 
Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: The outer opening of a passageway of the body.
 

 

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