Medical Dictionary


verb \ˈhi(ə)r\
heard \ˈhərd\ hear·ing \ˈhi(ə)r-iŋ\

Medical Definition of HEAR

transitive verb
:  to perceive or apprehend by the ear
intransitive verb
:  to have the capacity of apprehending sound
April 24, 2015
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