Definition of “earlobe” - English Dictionary

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“earlobe” in English

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earlobenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɪə.ləʊb/ us /ˈɪr.loʊb/ also lobe

Examples from literature

  • Whereas the long, pendant earlobe is not the end in itself, nor is the long slit always permanent, yet the mutilation of the ear is permanent and desired. 

(Definition of “earlobe” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“earlobe” in American English

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earlobenoun [ C ]

us /ˈɪrˌloʊb/

the soft, round part at the bottom of the ear

(Definition of “earlobe” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)