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parotic

[puh-roh-tik, -rot-ik] /pəˈroʊ tɪk, -ˈrɒt ɪk/
adjective, Anatomy, Zoology
1.
situated about or near the ear.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < Neo-Latin parōticus < Greek par- par- + ōtikós of the ear; see oto-, ic
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British Dictionary definitions for parotic

parotic

/pəˈrɒtɪk/
adjective
1.
situated near the ear
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin paroticus, from Greek para-1 (near) + -oticus, from ous ear
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parotic in Medicine

parotic pa·rot·ic (pə-rŏt'ĭk)
adj.
Near or beside the ear.

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