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The membrane-covered opening into the inner ear of tetrapods, to which the ossicles of the middle ear are connected.
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A window in the shape of an ellipse, or in a shape between an ellipse and a circle.See also: French window
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A window having the shape of an ellipse or a shape between an ellipse and a circle.
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