from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Inflammation of the middle ear, occurring commonly in children as a result of infection and often causing pain and temporary hearing loss.
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- n. An inflammation of the middle ear.
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- n. inflammation of the middle ear; common in children
New Latin : otitis + Latin media, feminine of medius, middle.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)