headpiece

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

head +‎ piece

NounEdit

headpiece (plural headpieces)

  1. The head; the brain.
  2. Something covering the head.
  3. Protecting cover for the head; a helmet.
  4. A headset.
  5. A headstall.
  6. (printing) A decorative page heading used at the start of volumes or chapters.
  7. The top piece or part of various things.

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TranslationsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • OED2
  • The Macquarie Dictionary