Definition of Earmuffs

1. Noun. Objects designed to cover a person's ears for protection against cold or noise. They consist of a thermoplastic or metal head-band, that fits over the top of the head, and a pad at each end, to cover the external ears. ¹



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Definition of Earmuffs

1. earmuff [n] - See also: earmuff

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Earmuffs

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early winter cress
earlyish
earlywood
earlywoods
earmark
earmarked
earmarking
earmarks
earmold
earmolds
earmould
earmoulds
earmuff
earmuffed
earmuffs (current term)
earn
earn a living
earn one's keep
earned
earned media
earned run
earned run average
earned runs
earner
earners
earnest
earnest money
earnester
earnestest

Literary usage of Earmuffs

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1. Cotton Ginners Handbook edited by W. S. Anthony, William D. Mayfield (1995)
"earmuffs consist of two earcups mounted on a headband. ... Maximum protection is obtained when earplugs and earmuffs are worn at the same time. ..."

2. The Inventive Thinking Curriculum Project by Marion Canedo (1990)
"GREAT THINKERS AND THEIR INVENTIONS earmuffs. "Baby, It 's Cold Outside" may ... For the next 60 years Chester's factory made earmuffs, and earmuffs made ..."

3. Noise and Military Service: Implications for Hearing Loss and Tinnitus by Larry Humes, Lois Mary Joellenbeck, Jane Durch (2006)
"The use of earplugs together with earmuffs, called dual protection, provides maximum protection. For well-fitted devices, the average attenuation for ..."

4. Sowboy by Richard Miller (2003)
"Soon, clad in heavy coats and earmuffs and following breath-clouds, Aimée and Alexander walked with them about half a mile on slippery sidewalks to their ..."

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