noun, plural me·a·tus·es, me·a·tus.Anatomy.
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Origin of meatus
OTHER WORDS FROM meatusme·a·tal, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for meatus
He refused to accept Huschke's derivation of the auditory meatus from the first gill-slit.Form and Function|E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
This is repeated with fresh pledgets until the meatus is cleansed.
They are comparatively rare in women, in consequence of the shortness of the urethra and the size of their meatus.Gilbertus Anglicus|Henry Ebenezer Handerson
The great cavity is the bulla tympani or bulb of the ear; a m is the auditory meatus or external hole of the ear.Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon|Robert A. Sterndale
The external auditory meatus (ear) is a small inconspicuous opening located just below and behind the eye.Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises of the Western North Atlantic|Stephen Leatherwood