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headgear

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

headgear

[′hed‚gir]
(mining engineering)
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Kim turned to the woman with the turquoise headgear who had been idly pitching pebbles over the cliff.
On his head he wore a sort of headgear, bound round and closed at the top.
Advancing womanhood had tempered her plainness, which was of a good human sort, such as the mothers of our race have very commonly worn in all latitudes under a more or less becoming headgear. Rembrandt would have painted her with pleasure, and would have made her broad features look out of the canvas with intelligent honesty.
All her hands were forward busy setting up the headgear; and aft a woman in a red hood, quite alone with the man at the wheel, paced the length of the poop back and forth, with the grey wool of some knitting work in her hands.
Look, Nastasya, here are two specimens of headgear: this Palmerston"--he took from the corner Raskolnikov's old, battered hat, which for some unknown reason, he called a Palmerston--"or this jewel!
In an instant his strange headgear began to move, and there reared itself from among his hair the squat diamond-shaped head and puffed neck of a loathsome serpent.
ENPNewswire-August 29, 2019--Philips introduces a new headgear for its DreamWear Nasal and Gel Pillows CPAP masks
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 15 (ANI): Continuing the tradition of sporting bright-coloured turbans for his Independence Day speeches, Prime Minister Narendra Modi chose a predominately yellow-coloured headgear for the first I-Day address of his second term.
M2 PRESSWIRE-August 7, 2019-: Global Orthodontic Headgear Market 2019 Overview , Growth Insight, Regional Opportunities, Key Country Outlook and Leading Players Forecast To 2022
Contract notice: supply of medical shoes, surgical shoes and disposable headgear
It was very much hats off to the talented residents of an Airdrie care home as they looked resplendent in their finest headgear.