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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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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

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

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

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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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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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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Stepwise advancement versus maximum jumping with headgear activator

Mang Chek Wey, Margareta Bendeus, Li Peng, Urban Hägg, A. Bakr M. Rabie and Wayne Robinson.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 5045 words.

The aim of this study was to compare the effects of stepwise mandibular advancement versus maximum jumping and extended treatment versus early retention. The material was obtained...

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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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