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earphonesnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈiə.fəʊnz/  us   /ˈɪr.foʊnz/
a piece of electronic equipment that you put over or in your ears so that you can listen privately to radio, recorded music, etc.: a pair/set of earphones
(Definition of earphones from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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earphonesplural noun

 us   /ˈɪərˌfoʊnz/
an electrical device that fits over or in your ears, allowing you to listen to a radio or a device that plays music
(Definition of earphones from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “earphones”
in Arabic سَمّاعات الأُذُنَ…
in Korean 이어폰…
in Portuguese fones de ouvido…
in Catalan auriculars…
in Japanese イヤホーン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 耳机…
in Turkish kulaklık…
in Russian наушники…
in Chinese (Traditional) 耳機…
in Italian cuffia…
in Polish słuchawki…
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