middle ear definition

  • noun:
    • The space between the eardrum in addition to internal ear that contains the 3 auditory ossicles, which convey oscillations through the oval window towards cochlea. Also referred to as tympanum.
    • The cavity into the temporal bone tissue between the eardrum in addition to internal ear which contains the ossicles, and which conveys noise to your cochlea.
    • the key hole associated with ear; between the eardrum as well as the internal ear

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