headset

[ hed-set ]
/ ˈhɛdˌsɛt /

noun

Radio, Telephony. a device consisting of one or two earphones with a headband for holding them over the ears and sometimes with a mouthpiece attached.
earphones or headphones.

Origin of headset

First recorded in 1920–25; head + set
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headset

/ (ˈhɛdˌsɛt) /

noun

a pair of headphones, esp with a microphone attached
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