eustachian tube definition

  • noun:
    • Anatomy A slender pipe that connects the tympanic cavity using the nasal area of the pharynx and serves to equalize environment force on either region of the eardrum.
    • Anatomy A slender pipe that links the tympanic cavity with the nasal area of the pharynx and serves to equalize air stress on either side of the eardrum.

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