plural meatuses\mē-ˈā-tə-səz \ or meatus\mē-ˈā-təs , -ˌtüs \
Definition of meatus
: a natural body passage
Examples of meatus in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThere must be a compelling reason to want to wedge another person’s waxy nub into your external auditory meatus.
Lauren Goode, Wired, 13 Aug. 2021
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