[ eer-lap ]
/ ˈɪərˌlæp /
the lobe of the ear.
the whole external ear; pinna.
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Words nearby earlap
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British Dictionary definitions for earlap
/ (ˈɪəˌlæp) /
another word for earflap (def. 1)
- the external ear
- the ear lobe
Word Origin for earlap
C16: from ear 1 + lap 1
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