EXTERNAL AUDITORY MEATUS By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 The canal conducting sound through the external ear to the tympanic membrane. Also called the auditory canal- ear canal. EXTERNAL AUDITORY MEATUS: "The external auditory meatus is our ear canal." Related Psychology Terms OSSICLES TYMPANIC MEMBRANE AUDITORY SYSTEM GENERALIZATION GRADIENT, EXCITATION PATTERN EXTERNAL BOUNDARY TYMPANOMETRY TENSOR TYMPANI AUDITORY SKILLS AUDITORY HALLUCINATION EPENDYMA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EXTERNAL AUDITORY MEATUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/external-auditory-meatus/ (accessed March 1, 2021).