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

  • n. See earflap.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The ear lobe.
  • n. A flap connected to headgear to protect the ear (against the cold, or physical harm); an earflap.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The lobe of the ear.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The tip of the ear.
  • n. One of a pair of covers for the ears in cold weather, made of cloth or fur so as to incase them. [U.S.]

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. one of two flaps attached to a cap to keep the ears warm


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