cauliflower ear


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cauliflower ear

permanent swelling and distortion of the external ear as the result of ruptures of the blood vessels: usually caused by blows received in boxing
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She was so angry she even clipped the 34-year-old cagefighter around his cauliflower ear.
The man before me is amiable, charming and extremely courteous ( a very warm character ( but the sheer mountain of his size and a cauliflower ear bares testament to his capabilities in Newport.
Brian Fraser, Chief Fire Officer, South Wales: It's to do with my cauliflower ear (a rugby injury).
James had a significant patch of hair missing, and Duncan, on crutches, was sporting a huge cauliflower ear.
The group are long time boxing fanatics ever sin ce they used to sponsor Birmingham's Cauliflower Ear gym.
The only observation I can make about the part of his anatomy in question is that it is a cauliflower ear.
While not quite boasting a cauliflower ear (well, not quite yet anyway), the scratches and bruises in evidence on the fairer members of the rugby crowd (and Shakespeares' netball squad) provide proof indeed that competition really is fierce on Birmingham's legal scene.
A broken nose, scarred brows and a cauliflower ear is ample testimony that for the top
West Wales sculptor David Petersen was keen to capture the essence of the fighter's character - right down to Winstone's cauliflower ear and three missing fingertips.
The band used to run Birmingham's Cauliflower Ear Gym, and Campbell added: "We love boxing and we love Pele because he is from Aston.
We both went for a 50-50 ball and now he's got a massive cauliflower ear as a souvenir.
I've got a cauliflower ear because Caballero's knee collided with the side of my head.