oto-, ot-, -otic +

(Greek: ear; relationship to the ear)

Involving or relating to the simultaneous stimulation of each ear with different sounds.
Inflammation of the external ear.
Pertaining to the inner ear.
Inflammation of the inner ear.
A reference to the interior of the ear.
Situated on or above the ear.
An abnormal enlargement of the pinna of the ear.

The pinna is the part of the ear that projects like a little wing from the head. In Latin, pinna means "wing".

Pinna abnormalities and low-set ears refer to abnormalities in the shape or position of the outer ear (pinna or auricle).

Having large ears, great big ears, or being large eared.
otacoustical (adjective) (not comparable)
A reference to an instrument used to assist better hearing, such as an ear-trumpet: The exhibition at the museum was presenting modern and antique otacoustical devices which were made to help those who had impaired hearing.
otalgia (s) (noun), otalgias (pl)
An earache; neuralgic pain in the ear: Jack learned that there were several reasons for a condition of otalgia including an ear infection, a sinus infection, and a hole in the eardrum.
1. Characterized by pain in the ear.
2. Referring to an earache.
Inflammation of the mastoid antrum (cavity in the petrous, or hard and stony, portion of the temporal bone that communicates with the mastoid sinuses and epitympanic, or membranic, recess of the middle ear).
An obsolete term for a hearing aid.
Like or pertaining to seals
otary (s), otaries (pl)
Any eared seal.

Related "ear" word families: auri-; myring-; tympano- (drum, stretched membrane).