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earmuff

[eer-muhf] /ˈɪərˌmʌf/
noun
1.
either of a pair of often adjustable coverings for protecting the ears in cold weather.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60, Americanism; ear1 + muff
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British Dictionary definitions for ear-muff

earmuff

/ˈɪəˌmʌf/
noun
1.
one of a pair of pads of fur or cloth, joined by a headband, for keeping the ears warm
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