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Related / Similar Words: kettle, kettledrum, tympani, timpani, eardrum, tympanic membrane, myringa, middle ear, tympanic cavity

 

Definition:
  • a large hemispherical brass or copper percussion instrument with a drumhead that can be tuned by adjusting the tension on it;
  • the membrane in the ear that vibrates to sound;
  • the main cavity of the ear; between the eardrum and the inner ear;

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    Hyponyms: perforated eardrum

     

    Part Meronyms: ear, auditory apparatus

     

     
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