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Ménière's syndrome

[meyn-yairz] /meɪnˈyɛərz/
noun, Pathology
a disease of the labyrinth of the ear, characterized by deafness, ringing in the ears, dizziness, and nausea.
Also called Ménière's disease.
1935-40; named after Prosper Ménière (1799-1862), French physician Unabridged
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Ménière's syndrome

a disorder of the inner ear characterized by a ringing or buzzing in the ear, dizziness, and impaired hearing
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C19: named after Prosper Ménière (1799–1862), French physician
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