headstall

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noun head·stall \-ˌstȯl\

Definition of headstall

  1. :  a part of a bridle or halter that encircles the head

14th Century

First Known Use of headstall

14th century


HEADSTALL Defined for Kids

headstall

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noun head·stall \ˈhed-ˌstȯl\

Definition of headstall for Students

  1. :  an arrangement of straps or rope that fits around the head of an animal and forms part of a bridle or halter


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