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Pronunciation: aw-rik′yū-lā′rē, -rē-ă

Definition: A craniometric point at the center of the opening of the external acoustic meatus; or, in certain cases, the middle of the upper edge of this opening.

Synonym(s): auricular point

[L. auricularis, pertaining to the ear]

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