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cauliflower ear


cauliflower ear

noun cau·li·flow·er ear \ˌk-li-ˌfla(-ə)r-, ˌkäl-i-\

Definition of CAULIFLOWER EAR

:  an ear deformed from injury and excessive growth of reparative tissue

Illustration of CAULIFLOWER EAR

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