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Headgear

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(καλύπτρα). Until the 11th C. a headcovering was not a usual part of either official or ecclesiastical costume, with the exception of the monastic hood, or koukoullion, and the traditional...

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Headgear

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(καλύπτρα). Until the 11th C. a headcovering was not a usual part of either official or ecclesiastical costume, with the exception of the monastic hood, or koukoullion, and the traditional...

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headgear

Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry.

An extra-oral component of an orthodontic appliance which encircles the head and provides anchorage for an intra-oral appliance. It usually consists of a facebow, headcap, or neckstrap, and...

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headgear

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 111 words.

Gambia, Zambia • Arabia, labia, Swabia • Libya, Namibia, tibia • euphorbia • agoraphobia, claustrophobia,

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headgear

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 111 words.

Gambia, Zambia • Arabia, labia, Swabia • Libya, Namibia, tibia • euphorbia • agoraphobia, claustrophobia,

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Headgear

Nancy Patterson Ševčenko.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 370 words.

(καλύπτρα). Until the 11th C. a headcovering was not a usual part of either official or ecclesiastical costume, with the

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headgear

in Visual English Dictionary

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 56 words.

men's headgear women's headgear unisex headgear

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headgear <i>n.</i>

Edited by Robert Ireland.

in A Dictionary of Dentistry

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry. 95 words.

An extra-oral component of an *orthodontic appliance which encircles the head and provides *anchorage for an intra-oral appliance.

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reverse headgear <i>n.</i>

Edited by Robert Ireland.

in A Dictionary of Dentistry

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry. 5 words.

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Plants as metaphorical headgear in English

Carole P. Biggam.

in Mapping English Metaphor Through Time

August 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Semantics; Lexicography. 8914 words.

This chapter is concerned with the earliest recorded English plant-names which include headgear metaphors. The plant-names discussed include the words crown, hat, and cap, and they are...

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Fuzzy modelling for selecting headgear types

M. Okan Akçam and Kenji Takada.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

February 2002; p ublished online February 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 0 words.

The purpose of this study was to develop a computer‐assisted inference model for selecting appropriate types of headgear appliance for orthodontic patients and to investigate its clinical...

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