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- n. The surgical procedure of making a tiny incision in the eardrum, to relieve pressure caused by the excessive buildup of fluid, or to drain pus.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Incision into the tympanic membrane.
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- n. surgical incision into the eardrum (to relieve pressure or release pus from the middle ear)
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