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 for Eared
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ear \Ear\ ([=e]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Eared ([=e]rd); p. pr.
     & vb. n. Earing.]
     To take in with the ears; to hear. [Sportive] "I eared her
     language." --Two Noble Kinsmen.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Eared \Eared\, a.
     1. Having (such or so many) ears; -- used in composition; as,
        long-eared-eared; sharp-eared; full-eared; ten-eared.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. (Zo["o]l.) Having external ears; having tufts of feathers
        resembling ears.
        [1913 Webster]
     Eared owl (Zo["o]l.), an owl having earlike tufts of
        feathers, as the long-eared owl, and short-eared owl.
     Eared seal (Zo["o]l.), any seal of the family
        Otariid[ae], including the fur seals and hair seals. See
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: worn or shabby from overuse or (of pages) from having
             corners turned down; "a somewhat dog-eared duke...a bit
             run down"-Clifton Fadiman; "an old book with dog-eared
             pages" [syn: dog-eared, eared]
      2: having ears (or appendages resembling ears) or having ears of
         a specified kind; often used in combination [ant: earless]

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