Synonyms

1. tube-nosed_fruit_bat

noun. any of various fruit bats of the genus Nyctimene distinguished by nostrils drawn out into diverging tubes.

Synonyms

  • tube-nosed bat
  • harpy bat
  • megabat
  • Nyctimene
  • harpy
  • genus Nyctimene

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Words that Rhyme with Auditory Tube

  • strube
  • galoob
  • troubh
  • stuebe
  • kube
  • hube
  • grube
  • cube
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  • shoob
  • rueb
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  • luebbe
  • lube
  • koob
  • dube
  • boob

Example sentences of the word auditory-tube


1. Noun Phrase
The main cause of ear problems when flying occurs is when the Eustachian or auditory tubes get blocked.

2. auditory

adjective. ['ˈɔdɪˌtɔri'] of or relating to the process of hearing.

Synonyms

  • audile

Etymology

  • auditorium (Latin)
  • -torium (Latin)

3. tube

noun. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases.

Synonyms

  • speaking tube
  • torpedo tube
  • wellpoint
  • pea shooter
  • pipage
  • blowtube
  • blow tube
  • drain
  • barrel
  • venturi
  • capillary
  • cigarette holder
  • stent
  • chromatography column
  • drinking straw
  • blowpipe
  • conduit
  • inner tube
  • capillary tubing
  • cannula
  • hose
  • siphon
  • gun barrel
  • catheter
  • straw
  • column
  • blowgun
  • piping
  • tubing
  • hosepipe
  • pipe
  • tobacco pipe
  • silencer
  • syphon
  • well point
  • capillary tube
  • test tube
  • stem
  • coil

Antonyms

  • rear
  • unwind
  • uncoil
  • voltaic cell

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

4. tube

noun. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] electronic device consisting of a system of electrodes arranged in an evacuated glass or metal envelope.

Synonyms

  • thermionic tube
  • television pickup tube
  • vacuum tube
  • plate
  • electrode
  • anode
  • tetrode
  • circuit
  • electronic device
  • cathode
  • electric circuit
  • electrical circuit
  • electron tube
  • gas-discharge tube
  • thermionic vacuum tube
  • thermionic valve
  • diode
  • X-ray tube
  • control grid
  • acorn tube
  • magnetron
  • klystron
  • electron multiplier
  • pentode
  • rectifying valve
  • rectifying tube
  • television-camera tube
  • triode

Antonyms

  • anode
  • electrolytic cell
  • open circuit
  • closed circuit

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

5. tube

noun. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] a hollow cylindrical shape.

Synonyms

  • cylinder

Antonyms

  • unwrap
  • kern

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

6. tube

noun. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] (anatomy) any hollow cylindrical body structure.

Synonyms

  • vessel
  • structure
  • complex body part
  • cochlea
  • tubule
  • body structure
  • tube-shaped structure
  • vas
  • bodily structure
  • salpinx

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • overt
  • overhead
  • surface

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

7. tube

verb. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] ride or float on an inflated tube.

Antonyms

  • demand

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

8. tube

noun. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city).

Synonyms

  • underground
  • metro
  • subway
  • railroad
  • railway line
  • railway
  • subway system
  • railway system

Antonyms

  • fill
  • thick
  • gather
  • achromatic

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

9. tube

verb. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] convey in a tube.

Synonyms

  • convey
  • bring

Antonyms

  • dock
  • burden
  • saddle

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)

10. tube

verb. ['ˈtuːb, tˈjuːb'] place or enclose in a tube.

Synonyms

  • enclose
  • envelop
  • enwrap
  • wrap

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • block
  • recall
  • freeze

Etymology

  • tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tubus (Latin)
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