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  • n. The closure of the perforation of pars tensa of the tympanic membrane.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In surgery, a plastic operation for the closing of a ruptured tympanic membrane.

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

  • n. surgical repair of a perforated eardrum with a tissue graft


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