A small electronic apparatus that amplifies sound and is worn in or behind the ear to compensate for impaired hearing.(noun)
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Use "hearing aid" in a sentence
"They stopped at the chapel, found the priest on duty, Father Stephen, a small, slight man with thick glasses and a hearing aid that he kept adjusting."