• (noun): The projection of skin-covered cartilage in front of the meatus of the external ear.
  • (noun): Any of the hairs growing at the entrance to the meatus of the external ear.

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  • (noun): a small cartilaginous flap in front of the external opening of the ear

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Tragus can mean:

Hieronymus Bock's Latinized name
Tragus (ear), a small pointed eminence of the outer ear
Tragus (plant), a genus of grass
Tragus (river), a river of Arcadia, Ancient Greece
Tragus Group, a UK limited company operating restaurants

Example Sentences

  • The fold of skin in front of the opening of the ear the tragus is an acupressure point for feeling full.

  • The flap called the tragus protects of the auditory meatus, or earhole.

  • It can also be used for other piercings, such as tragus or conchs, just to name a few.

  • I originally had a titanium barbell, which cost a mint but healed extremely well. i have since had it professionally changed to a surgical steel BCR .. which probably should have been titanium. anyway, i have the typical “tragus bump”, which is annoying me to no end.

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