Definition of otorrhoea in US English:

otorrhoea

(also otorrhea)

noun

Medicine
  • Discharge, especially purulent discharge, from the ear; a case or type of this.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in David MacBride (1726–1778), chemist and physician. From post-classical Latin otorrhoea from oto- + -rrhoea.

Pronunciation

otorrhoea

/ˌəʊtə(ʊ)ˈrɪə/