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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A pathological condition of the inner ear characterized by dizziness, ringing in the ears, and progressive loss of hearing. Also called Ménière's syndrome.

Etymologies

After Prosper Ménière (1799-1862), French physician.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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