headpiece headpiece

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the band that is the part of a bridle that fits around a horse's head
  2. (n) a protective helmet for the head

Usage(s):

  1. Its name derives from its mummy shape and the beatific woman's face depicted on its headpiece.
  2. In 1990, for instance, a sponge used in the headpiece of Florida's electric chair wore out.
  3. With her pupil-less eyes, brass breastplate and art-deco winged headpiece, Promethea looks like a combination of Wonder Woman and a 1930s Chrysler hood ornament.

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  1. "I was shocked to learn that it takes the entire hide of one bear to make a single headpiece," Gervais writes, on PETA letterhead, to British prime minister Gordon Brown using sufficient emotional but ultimately meaningless boilerplate to make...
    on Sep 2, 2008 By: Ricky Gervais Source: National Post

  2. "I'm lucky I'm not on Star Trek wearing a freakin' headpiece or something," Mr. Miller says. "That'd be a lot worse."
    on Aug 3, 2006 By: Wentworth Miller Source: WFAA

  3. "We wanted a Bohemian look and an Indian look so we decided on a headpiece...... You will see the connection when you see my gown on the wedding day," said Wong, who has been very secretive about her two evening gowns.
    on Sep 16, 2009 By: Fann Wong Source: Channel News Asia

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