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ear lobe

the fleshy lower part of the external ear
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If your parents didn't gag at a safety pin through your ear lobe (God, it hurt when my friend stuck it through), you employed a swear word or an opinion aimed to rile them.
Among the qualitative traits, the studied chickens were mainly characterized by yellow beak color, yellow eye color, minimal wattle, small sized ear lobe and pea typed comb.
Surgical pearl: Repair of split or deformed ear lobe with a tongue depressor blade for stabilization during surgery.
Corrective surgery is the only option after the ear lobes harden.
Two staples were still left in Dhamendran's ear lobes, said N.
5 Don't forget those easy to miss areas like ear lobes, upper ears and the neck.
Try light massage: You can give yourself a light massage on the head, neck and ear lobes as it can disseminate the pain.
Kahn can now take ear lobes that have been stretched or torn due to the use of large spacers/jewelry and, in one affordable outpatient procedure, surgically repair them for a clean, normal look (after healing).
So while his scissors fly around your delicate ear lobes, he indulges in excited political debates with other friends, speaks on his bluetooth headset, peruses Twitter and even updates his Facebook status.
If you want to know what colour the eggs will be, check the hen's ear lobes.
White shelled eggs are produced by hens with white feathers and white ear lobes while brown shelled eggs are produced by hens with red feathers and red ear lobes.
EARRING HAZARDS Large, dangly earrings may look great when worn on the red carpet by movie stars like Angelina Jolie, but they can damage ear lobes.