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English definition of “ear”

ear

noun [C] (PLANT PART)    /ɪər/ US  /ɪr/
the flower part of a plant like a grass, such as wheat, which later contains the grains that are used as food: an ear of cornFlowers - general wordsFlowers and flowering plants
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