malleus in English

a small bone in the middle ear that transmits vibrations of the eardrum to the incus.
The air pressure on either side of the eardrum is normally kept equal for proper functioning of the middle ear structures, namely the malleus , incus and stapes bones.

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1. Impulse ampoules aemules ampuls impulses amplexus impales empales malleus Amplexuses

2. * the malleus , which is attached to the eardrum and means " hammer " in Latin

3. In 1486, the Dominicans Kramer and Sprengler used similar tracts in Malleus Maleficarum ("Hammer of Witches") to justify the persecution of "witches".

4. A member of this new Great Race of Yith is a hive-mind of thousands of Coleopterans (EXP: Malleus Monstrorum) This article is a stub

5. 11 Malleus Maleficarum or The Witches' Hammer indoctrinated the world to "the dangers of freethinking women" and instructed the clergy how to locate, torture, and destroy them.

6. The Malleus Maleficarum, (Latin for "Hammer of The Witches") was a witch-hunting manual written in 1486 by two German monks, Heinrich Kramer and Jacob Sprenger.

7. The peripheral system includes the external ear (Auricle and ear canal), the tympanic membrane, or eardrum, the middle ear (three small and connected bones: malleus, incus, and stapes), the oval window boundary, and the inner ear (vestibular system and cochlea)