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headgear

any part of a horse's harness that is worn on the head

headgear

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(mining engineering)
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In terms of head-dresses Widow Twankey has seven, Spirit of the Lamp has one, Aladdin has three, Abanazar has a disguise, the Emperor has two and the Genie has one.
For those who have wondered why Emirati and Arab men wear long white gowns and head-dresses, a new children's picture book written by an Emirati may help illustrate the significance of the traditional Arab dress.
Each child brought a white pillow case in to make togas and used green card and leaves to make head-dresses.
Tinariwen appear just as they do in their pictures underneath wide desert skies wearing robes and head-dresses and in different permeations of their eight musicians.
They can also enjoy a variety of workshops showing them how to make dragon masks, knights' helmets and maidens' head-dresses.
A hat is no longer seen as an essential with racegoers usually opting for small head-dresses or fascinators.
The very latest trend, however, is wonderful head-dresses and hair accessories.
The world-famous Lido in Paris has supplied the feathered head-dresses - so big that they need a truck of their own to transport them between venues.
Everything that could be carried out has disappeared from the museum - gold bowls and drinking cups, ritual masks worn in funerals, elaborate head-dresses, lyres studded with jewels - priceless craftsmanship from ancient Mesopotamia.
The prince met a scantily clad group wearing head-dresses and soon found himself flanked by Joana D'Arc, 30, and Patricia Lima, 21.
who plays a San Francisco transvestite with a penchant for tall, blinding head-dresses in Fina Torres's Woman on Top.