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glue ear

noun [U] uk   us  
a medical condition common in children, in which the middle part of the ear becomes filled with a liquid that prevents them from hearing correctly: Over half of all children in Britain get glue ear at some time before they are 16, and it can lead to permanent hearing loss.
Translations of “glue ear”
in Chinese (Traditional) 膠耳(積液性中耳炎)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胶耳(浆液性中耳炎)…
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