Definition of Auriculars. Meaning of Auriculars. Synonyms of Auriculars

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Definition of Auriculars

Auriculars
Auriculars Au*ric"u*lars, n. pl. (Zo["o]l.) A circle of feathers surrounding the opening of the ear of birds.
Auricular
Auricular Au*ric"u*lar ([add]*r[i^]k"[-u]*l[~e]r), a. [LL. auricularis: cf. F. auriculaire. See Auricle.] 1. Of or pertaining to the ear, or to the sense of hearing; as, auricular nerves. 2. Told in the ear, i. e., told privately; as, auricular confession to the priest. This next chapter is a penitent confession of the king, and the strangest . . . that ever was auricular. --Milton. 3. Recognized by the ear; known by the sense of hearing; as, auricular evidence. ``Auricular assurance.' --Shak. 4. Received by the ear; known by report. ``Auricular traditions.' --Bacon. 5. (Anat.) Pertaining to the auricles of the heart. Auricular finger, the little finger; so called because it can be readily introduced into the ear passage.

Meaning of Auriculars from wikipedia

- Auricle and auricula may refer to: Auricle Ensemble, chamber ensemble Auricular style, ornamental style based on parts of the human anatomy Ear Auricle...
- possible auricular hematoma often have additional injuries (for example, head/neck lacerations) due to the frequently traumatic causes of auricular hematoma...
- ear canal by fibrous tissue. Many mammals can move the pinna (with the auriculares muscles) in order to focus their hearing in a certain direction in much...
- The great auricular nerve originates from the cervical plexus, composed of branches of spinal nerves C2 and C3. It provides sensory innervation for the...
- Darwin's tubercle (or auricular tubercle) is a congenital ear condition which often presents as a thickening on the helix at the junction of the upper...
- The mastoid lymph nodes (retroauricular lymph nodes or posterior auricular glands) are a small group of lymph nodes, usually two in number, located just...
- The posterior auricular nerve arises from the facial nerve close to the stylomastoid foramen and runs upward in front of the mastoid process; here it...
- The auricular branch of the vagus nerve is often termed the Alderman's nerve or Arnold's nerve. The latter name is an eponym for Friedrich Arnold. The...
- Ear candling, also called ear coning or thermal-auricular therapy, is a pseudoscientific alternative medicine practice claiming to improve general health...
- An auricular splint (AS) or ear splint is a custom-made medical device that is used to maintain auricular projection and dimensions following second stage...
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