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noun
  1. (countable) The organ of hearing, consisting of the pinna, auditory canal, eardrum, malleus, incus, stapes and cochlea.
  2. (countable) The external part of the organ of hearing, the auricle.
  3. (countable) (slang) A police informant.
    • Quotations:
      From the movie w:The Enforcer, The Enforcer.
      : If you don"t cooperate, I"ll put it out on the street that you"re an ear.
verb
  1. (archaic) To plough.
    • Quotations:
      1595, William Shakespeare, Richard II
      : That power I have, discharge; and let them go
      : To the land that hath some hope to grow,
      : For I have none.
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adjective
  1. (literal) Excluding items or members that do not meet certain conditions.
  2. (figurative) Referring to a membership organisation or commercial product: of high quality, for superior members only. A snobbish usage. Implies, not necessarily truly, that members who do not meet requirements, which may be financial, of celebrity, religion, skin colour, etc., are excluded.

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