cheek strap

noun

Definition of cheek strap

: either of those straps of a bridle that pass down the sides of the horse's head connecting the crownpiece with the bit or noseband

called also cheekpiece

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“Cheek strap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cheek%20strap. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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