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

  • n. Variant of tympanum.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The eardrum.
  • n. The middle ear.
  • n. The diaphragm of a telephone.
  • n. An external hearing organ in some insects.
  • n. An ornamental panel in any triangular space.
  • n. A kettledrum.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See tympanum.


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