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earache

[eer-eyk] /ˈɪərˌeɪk/
noun
1.
pain in the ear; otalgia.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; ear1 + ache
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British Dictionary definitions for ear ache

earache

/ˈɪərˌeɪk/
noun
1.
pain in the middle or inner ear Technical name otalgia Compare otitis
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Word Origin and History for ear ache

earache

n.

1789, from ear (n.1) + ache (n.).

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ear ache in Medicine

earache ear·ache (ēr'āk')
n.
Pain in the ear; otalgia.

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