earplug definition

  • noun:
    • An object made of a soft, flexible material, including cotton or plastic, and fitted in to the ear channel to stop the entry of liquid or sound.
    • An earphone, especially one which meets into the ear.
    • A piece of safety garments that is supposed to be placed in ear canal to protect the user's hearing from noisy noises and/or intrusion of water.
    • an earphone that is placed to the ear canal
    • a plug of cotton fiber, wax, or plastic that is fitted in to the ear channel for protection up against the entry of water or noisy noise
  • verb:
    • to match with earplugs.

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