headstall

noun head·stall \ ˈhed-ˌstȯl \

Definition of headstall

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

First Known Use of headstall

14th century


HEADSTALL Defined for Kids

headstall

noun head·stall \ ˈhed-ˌstȯl \

Definition of headstall for Students

: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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