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headband

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noun head·band \ˈhed-ˌband\

Simple Definition of headband

  • : a band of cloth or some other material worn on or around your head

Full Definition of headband

  1. 1 :  a band worn on or around the head

  2. 2 :  a narrow strip of cloth sewn or glued by hand to a book at the extreme ends of the spine

1535

First Known Use of headband

1535


HEADBAND Defined for Kids

headband

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noun head·band \ˈhed-ˌband\

Definition of headband

  1. :  a band worn on or around the head




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