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aural

adjective au·ral \ˈr-əl\

: relating to the ear or sense of hearing

Full Definition of AURAL

:  of or relating to the ear or to the sense of hearing
au·ral·i·ty \-ˈra-lə-tē\ noun
au·ral·ly \ˈr-ə-lē\ adverb

Examples of AURAL

  1. <a quiet room for people seeking relief from the overload of aural stimulus just outside>

Origin of AURAL

Latin auris ear — more at ear
First Known Use: 1773

aural

adjective au·ral \ˈr-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of AURAL

:  of or relating to the ear or to the sense of hearing
au·ral·ly \-ə-lē\ adverb

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