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head·set

 (hĕd′sĕt′)
n.
A headphone or pair of headphones, usually equipped with a microphone.

headset

(ˈhɛdˌsɛt)
n
(Telecommunications) a pair of headphones, esp with a microphone attached

head•set

(ˈhɛdˌsɛt)

n.
a device consisting of one or two earphones, and sometimes a microphone, attached to a headband.
[1920–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.headset - receiver consisting of a pair of headphonesheadset - receiver consisting of a pair of headphones
telephone receiver, receiver - earphone that converts electrical signals into sounds
Translations
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headset

[ˈhɛdsɛt] ncasque m (à écouteurs)

headset

[ˈhɛdˌsɛt] ncuffia
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