pseudophone

[ soo-duh-fohn ]
/ ˈsu dəˌfoʊn /

noun

an instrument for producing illusory auditory localization by changing the relationship between the receptor and the actual direction of the sound.

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Origin of pseudophone

First recorded in 1875–80; pseudo- + -phone
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