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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Inflammation of the ear.

Usage examples (35)
  • A buildup of fluid in the middle ear (called otitis media with effusion).
  • With bacterial and viral infections they can also get enlarged, the condition being called otitis media.
  • PREVENTING EAR INFECTIONS: Chronic middle ear fluid is a condition known as otitis media with effusion (OME).
  • Children in particular (and their distressed parents) suffer from recurrent bouts of middle-ear infections called otitis media. for more
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