earpiece(redirected from earpieces)
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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.
(Telecommunications) the earphone in a telephone receiver
1. a piece that covers or passes over the ear, as on a cap or eyeglasses.
2. an earphone.
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|Noun||1.||earpiece - 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