Tympano-
Prefix indicating a relationship to the ear drum (tympanum). For example, tympanometry is a test that measures the function of the middle ear.

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  • Tympano- — Tym pa*no A combining form used in anatomy to indicate connection with, or relation to, the tympanum; as in tympanohyal, tympano Eustachian. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tympano — Tym pa*no, n.; pl. {Tympani}. [It. timpano. See {Tympanum}.] (Mus.) A kettledrum; chiefly used in the plural to denote the kettledrums of an orchestra. See {Kettledrum}. [Written also {timpano}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tympăno — (ital.), so v.w. Pauke …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • tympano — /timˈpə nō/ noun (pl tymˈpani / ē/) A variant of ↑timpano …   Useful english dictionary

  • tympano- — tympan …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • tympano- — combining form see tympan …   Useful english dictionary

  • tympano-, tympan-, tympani- — Tympanum, tympanites. [G. tympanon, drum] …   Medical dictionary

  • Megalo Tympano — ( el. Μεγάλο Τύμπανο) is a settlement in the Xanthi prefecture of Greece …   Wikipedia

  • timpano — Tympano Tym pa*no, n.; pl. {Tympani}. [It. timpano. See {Tympanum}.] (Mus.) A kettledrum; chiefly used in the plural to denote the kettledrums of an orchestra. See {Kettledrum}. [Written also {timpano}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tympani — Tympano Tym pa*no, n.; pl. {Tympani}. [It. timpano. See {Tympanum}.] (Mus.) A kettledrum; chiefly used in the plural to denote the kettledrums of an orchestra. See {Kettledrum}. [Written also {timpano}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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