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noun ear pronunciation in British English /ɪə(r)/ 
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  1. 1
    [countable] one of the two parts at the sides of your head that you hear with

    He whispered something in her ear.

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  2. 2
    [singular] the ability to hear and judge sounds

    She has a very good ear for music.

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  3. 3
    [countable] the part at the top of a plant such as wheat that contains the grain

    ears of wheat

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