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earphone

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noun ear·phone \ˈir-ˌfōn\

Simple Definition of earphone

  • : a device that is worn over or inserted into the ear and is used for listening to something (such as music or a radio) without having other people hear it

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of earphone

  1. :  a device that converts electrical energy into sound waves and is worn over or inserted into the ear

1924

First Known Use of earphone

1924


EARPHONE Defined for Kids

earphone

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noun ear·phone \ˈir-ˌfōn\

Definition of earphone for Students

  1. :  a device that converts electrical energy into sound and is worn over the opening of the ear or inserted into it





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