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hearing aid

noun [C]  /ˈhɪər·ɪŋ ˌeɪd/ us  
a small device that people who cannot hear well wear inside or next to the ear to make sounds louder
Translations of “hearing aid”
in Chinese (Traditional) 助聽器…
in Chinese (Simplified) 助听器…
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