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eardrum  tympanic membrane  myringa  tympanum  Anulus tympanicus
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The membrane in the ear that vibrates to sound WordNet 3.0
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The membrane in the ear that vibrates to sound WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
In the anatomy of humans and various other tetrapods, the eardrum, also called the tympanic membrane or myringa, is a thin, cone-shaped membrane that separates the external ear from the middle ear. Wikipedia
More formally known as tympanic membrane Wikipedia Disambiguation
A thin membrane that separates the outer ear from the middle ear and transmits sound from the air to the malleus. Wiktionary
Membrane separating outer and middle ears. Wiktionary (translation)