ear plug


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ear plug

A device for preventing sound from entering the ear by occluding the external auditory canal.

CAUTION!

Ear plugs should not be used during swimming, diving, or flying because they may interfere with pressure equalization.
See also: plug
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These new ear plugs are bright blue in colour for immediate visual identification and, apparently, help to reduce noise levels for the wearer but do not hinder communication between personnel on the shopfloor.
Every associate we have loves the fact that they do not have to look for their ear plugs or wonder if they forgot them when they go in the field.
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27 /PRNewswire/ -- The use of pressure-regulating ear plugs called EarPlanes by Travel Smart(TM) can reduce discomfort for the estimated 42 million air travelers who suffer from ear pain while flying.
Now, a new high tech ear plug called Good Night(TM) promises much needed relief without the discomfort and "induced deafness" of traditional ear plugs.
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