One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Inflation of the middle ear by forcing air or gas through the Eustachian tube.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in St. George's Hospital Reports. From the name of Adam Politzer, Hungarian-born Austrian otologist, who introduced the method + -ization. Compare later politzerize.
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