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tragus (n.)

"eminence at the opening of the ear," 1690s, Modern Latin, from Greek tragos in this sense (Rufus of Ephesus), properly "he-goat;" so called for the tuft of hair which grows there, which resembles a goat's beard.

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Definitions of tragus

tragus (n.)
a small cartilaginous flap in front of the external opening of the ear;
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