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synonyms for eardrum

  • tympanum
  • tympanic membrane
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Their ears are smaller, which means loud noises can be perceived as 20 dB louder than what an adult eardrum would process.
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Bone-conduction headphones allow you to experience audio sans any direct interaction with your ear canal or eardrum.
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Look for clear discharge from the nose or ears, bruises around the eyes or behind the ears, and blood in the eardrums.
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To mammals like us, eardrums and lungs seem completely unrelated.
FEMALE GREEN TREE FROGS HAVE NOISE-CANCELING LUNGS THAT HELP THEM HEAR MATESJONATHAN LAMBERTMARCH 4, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
How precisely the lungs quiet these sounds at the eardrum remains unclear, but the net effect is a significant reduction in environmental noise that allows females to focus on the calls that matter, the researchers say.
FEMALE GREEN TREE FROGS HAVE NOISE-CANCELING LUNGS THAT HELP THEM HEAR MATESJONATHAN LAMBERTMARCH 4, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Somehow, the extra vibrations of the lungs cancel out sounds of the same frequency at the eardrum, reducing sensitivity in this range.
FEMALE GREEN TREE FROGS HAVE NOISE-CANCELING LUNGS THAT HELP THEM HEAR MATESJONATHAN LAMBERTMARCH 4, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
An eardrum is just taut tissue that vibrates when sound waves hit it, ultimately translating the bleating and buzzing of the natural world into signals that get processed in the brain.
FEMALE GREEN TREE FROGS HAVE NOISE-CANCELING LUNGS THAT HELP THEM HEAR MATESJONATHAN LAMBERTMARCH 4, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
That lets frog eardrums pick up sound from outside the ear and also register vibrations from the lungs.
FEMALE GREEN TREE FROGS HAVE NOISE-CANCELING LUNGS THAT HELP THEM HEAR MATESJONATHAN LAMBERTMARCH 4, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Within that range, the frogs’ inflated lungs resonated with extra vibrations and the movement of the eardrum quieted, by the equivalent of four to six decibels, on average.
FEMALE GREEN TREE FROGS HAVE NOISE-CANCELING LUNGS THAT HELP THEM HEAR MATESJONATHAN LAMBERTMARCH 4, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
The new Sport Open Earbuds latch on to the back of your ears and point their small speakers so that the sound heads straight for your eardrums while allowing ambient noise to mix in.
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