the outer portion of the ear, consisting of the auricle and the canal extending to the tympanic membrane.
the part of the ear consisting of the auricle and the auditory canal
external ear n.
The outer portion of the ear including the auricle and the passage leading to the eardrum. Also called outer ear.
- External elastic lamina
external elastic lamina n. A layer of elastic connective tissue lying immediately outside the smooth muscle of the tunica media of an artery. Also called external elastic layer.
- External fistula
external fistula n. A fistula between a body cavity and the skin.
- Extensible stylesheet language
World-Wide Web (XSL) A standard developed by the World Wide Web Consortium defining a language for transforming and formatting XML (eXtensible Markup Language) documents. An XSL stylesheet is written in XML and consists of instructions for tree transformation and formatting. The tree transformations describe how each XML tag relates to other data and the formatting […]
- External fixation
external fixation n. The fixation of a fractured bone by a splint or plastic dressing.