headgear headgear  /ˈhɛd ˌɡɪr/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) clothing for the head
  2. (n) the hoist at the pithead of a mine
  3. (n) stable gear consisting of any part of a harness that fits about the horse's head

Usage(s):

  1. After the high-tech headgear wirelessly uploads datagleaned from the same sensors found in car airbagsto a PC, a Web-based analysis may suggest seeking medical attention.
  2. A helmet, or even motorcycle-style protective headgear, wouldn't protect a soldier from brain trauma, according to this theory.
  3. Another solution, especially for soccer players, is to wear protective headgear.

News

  1. Photos of Knott Street Boxers Practice

    Portland's Knott Street Boxers practice from 5-7 p.m. Monday through Thursday at Dishman Community Center, 77 N.E. Knott Street, Portland, OR 97212. Under the tuition of boxing coach Stanley Dunn, pictured here inside the ring are: Isidro Acosta (in Nike white shirt and red shorts) Santiago Franco (in grey tee0shirt and black headgear) Antonio Acosta (in white vest and white gloves) Francisco ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Skanner

  2. Darnell Dockett dons new facemask/visor for Cardinals

    Arizona Cardinals defensive tackle Darnell Dockett took the lead in intimidating headgear among NFL defensive linemen when he donned a new-look facemask and visor.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: NFL.com

  3. Darnell Dockett dons new facemask/visor for Cards

    Arizona Cardinals defensive tackle Darnell Dockett took the lead in intimidating headgear among NFL linemen when he donned a new-look facemask.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: NFL.com

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Quotes

  1. Asked what he meant by fighting, O'Neal said: "UFC fighting, Ultimate Fighting, yeah, I'm serious. Every day. You have headgear and so on, it is basically like boxing with wrestling rules. I'm a fan of the sport. I started doing it and then some...
    on Oct 1, 2007 By: Shaquille O'Neal Source: Reuters Canada

  2. "I just had a moment and gave him a bit of a whack. He had the headgear on though," Thorn said today with a smile. "In big games these days you can't do that though. Basically I just sat there thinking `what the heck am I doing here'. It's...
    on May 31, 2008 By: Brad Thorn Source: Stuff.co.nz

  3. "They put headgear and the gloves on me," the younger Lacy recalled. "I thought, 'This is punishment? This will be fun.' They put me in with a kid smaller than me. I thought, 'You cannot beat me. I am bigger than you.' I started throwing...
    on Jun 23, 2005 By: Jeff Lacy Source: BoxingScene.com

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