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鼓膜

ChineseEdit

 
convex; drum; to rouse; to beat
(n) membrane; film
simp. and trad.
(鼓膜)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

鼓膜

  1. (anatomy) eardrum

SynonymsEdit


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.)