Headgear meaning

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An orthodontic brace extending around the head from one side of the mouth to the other, used to reposition the teeth or to restrict the growth of the upper jaw.
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The part of a harness that fits about a horse's head.
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The rigging for hauling or lifting located at the head of a mine shaft.
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(nautical) The rigging on the forward sails of a craft.
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A covering for the head; hat, cap, headdress, etc.
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The harness for the head of a horse.
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An orthodontic brace extending around the head from one side of the mouth to the other, used to reposition the teeth or to restrict the growth of the upper jaw.
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(uncountable) Anything worn on the head, such as a helmet.
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The harness that fits on a horse's head.
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The lifting gear at the head of a mine or deep well.
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(nautical) The rigging on the foresail.
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(orthodontics) A type of orthodontic appliance attached to dental braces that aids in correcting severe bite problems.
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A covering, such as a hat or helmet, for the head.
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Origin of headgear