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Definitions of ear:

part of speech: verb transitive

( obs.) To plough or till.

part of speech: verb

To form ears, as corn.

part of speech: noun

EARED, having ears; EAR- LESS, wanting ears.

part of speech: noun

The organ of hearing; the power or faculty of readily distinguishing musical sounds; attention; heed; regard.

part of speech: noun

The entire organ of hearing; the outer part of that organ; the sense of hearing, or delicate perception of sounds; as, he has an ear for music; attention; that part of a cereal plant containing the flowers and seeds; as, an ear of corn.

part of speech: noun

The head or top part of corn containing seeds.

part of speech: noun

A spike, as of corn.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To put forth ears, as corn.

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To convey from one point to another; bear; to gain possession of by force; as, to carry a fort; lead; transfer; accomplish; extend; have in charge or conduct; as, to carry on business; to bear ( one- self); to secure the passage of, as a bill or motion; to sustain; to bear the burden of. ...

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