A woman wearing a set of headphones.
headphone definition by Webster's New World
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- a listening device consisting of a single small speaker held to the ear by a band over the head
- a listening device consisting of two such speakers
headphone definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A receiver, as for a telephone, radio, or stereo, held to the ear by a headband.