Definition of microtia in English:

microtia

Pronunciation /mīˈkrōSH(ē)ə/ /maɪˈkroʊʃ(i)ə/

noun

Medicine
  • A congenital condition in which the cartilage of the outer ear is underdeveloped or absent.

Origin

Late 19th century from micro- + Greek ous, ōt- ‘ear’ (see otic) + -ia.

Pronunciation

microtia

/mīˈkrōSH(ē)ə/ /maɪˈkroʊʃ(i)ə/