deerstalker

noun deer·stalk·er \ -ˌstȯ-kər \
|Updated on: 25 Apr 2018

Definition of deerstalker

: a close-fitting hat with a visor at the front and the back and with earflaps that may be worn up or down called also deerstalker cap, deerstalker hat

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1870

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