鼓膜

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: S
まく
Grade: S
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From ko (, drum) + maku (, membrane, film)

NounEdit

鼓膜 (hiragana こまく, romaji komaku)

  1. (anatomy) eardrum, tympanic membrane - (a thin membrane that separates the outer ear from the middle ear and transmits sound from the air to the malleus.)

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin gǔmó
Zhuyin ㄍㄨˇ ㄇㄛˊ
IPA (key) /ku²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ mu̯ɔ³⁵/
Homophones
鼓膜
骨膜

NounEdit

鼓膜 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin gǔmó)

  1. (anatomy) eardrum

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 10:08