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ear·piece

 (îr′pēs′)
n.
1.
a. A part, as of a telephone receiver or hearing aid, that fits in or is held next to the ear.
b. An earphone, especially when not part of a pair.
2. Either of the two parts of an eyeglasses frame that extend over or around the ear.

earpiece

(ˈɪəˌpiːs)
n
(Telecommunications) the earphone in a telephone receiver

ear•piece

(ˈɪərˌpis)

n.
1. a piece that covers or passes over the ear, as on a cap or eyeglasses.
2. an earphone.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.earpiece - electro-acoustic transducer for converting electric signals into soundsearpiece - electro-acoustic transducer for converting electric signals into sounds; it is held over or inserted into the ear; "it was not the typing but the earphones that she disliked"
earplug - an earphone that is inserted into the ear canal
electro-acoustic transducer - a transducer that converts electrical to acoustic energy or vice versa
telephone receiver, receiver - earphone that converts electrical signals into sounds
Translations

earpiece

[ˈɪəpiːs] N (Telec) → auricular m

earpiece

[ˈɪərpiːs] n
[phone] → écouteur m
earpieces [spectacles] → branches fpl (de lunettes)

earpiece

[ˈɪəˌpiːs] n
a.auricolare m
b. (of glasses) → stanghetta
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The system consists of two components that can be installed without tools - a device which clamps over the headset wire above the plug that inserts into the phone and a lightweight foam cover which fits over the earpiece.
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According to their reports online, they are hearing "crackling" and "buzzing" sounds directly from the iPhone X's front-facing earpiece speaker when the volume of the device is set at high or at the maximum level. 
Screeching feedback through the earpiece has damaged their hearing, some permanently, according to a study by the Police Review magazine.
Our team also took along a Bluetooth - wireless - earpiece, which has been described by some in the industry as legally unsafe.
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The slim but rigid neckband ends in a pair of skewed-teardrop-shaped housing for the earpieces. The bigger-than-usual housing for the earpieces is built of plastic and so are the three buttons that you get on the right earpiece.
iOS 11's second update fixes a previous issue that caused iPhone 8 users to hear a crackling sound from their device's earpiece during phone and FaceTime calls.
Consumer magazine trialled a wired earpiece, Bluetooth headsets, Bluetooth speakerphones and a phone cradle to determine the best way to make and receive phonecalls while driving.
A FURIOUS Carol Vorderman has insisted she never used an earpiece on Countdown.
The giant Arsenal keeper had just pulled his Porsche Cayenne into the car park at Homebase in Hampstead, and was heading for the store when he dropped his mobile, THEN his earpiece - and THEN his keys.