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headdress

noun

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a covering for the head usually having a shaped crown
  • most of the acrobats riding the horses and elephants wore some sort of fancy headdress

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The first known use of headdress was in 1645

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“Headdress.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/headdress. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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