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  • n  a small net that some women wear over their hair to keep it in place

  • Jobson patrols the factory floor in his white coat and hairnet, soliciting ways to improve production.
  • And she's a foodie, a culinary whiz, in fact, who prefers egg-salad sandwiches for lunch and wears a hairnet at work.
  • He plays tennis in the garden behind his palace in Berlin, wearing a hairnet to keep his long reddish hair from falling away from the balding area.
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  • SO MUCH Better Played: Jennifer Morrison
    Is it perfect? No, and also, she’s going to be so bummed when Kirsten Dunst has her arrested for stealing her milkmaid hair and Jennifer has to do a mugshot in a hairnet.
    June 27, 2013 - Go Fug Yourself

  • Anchee Min in WBUR
    He tells me how ...... Pearl Buck so much wanted to be like a Chinese girl, so the nanny had to make [a] hairnet to cover her blond hair,Min says.

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