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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An ornament in the form of a plug, worn in the lobe of the ear.
  • n. A stopper (made of cotton-wool and wax, of a vaselined cork, etc.) for closing the aperture of the one ear, while a stimulus is applied to the other.

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