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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The wall of a steam locomotive's firebox, located in the cab, where the controls are mounted.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The back part of the head: opposed to forehead.
  • n. False hair worn on the back of the head.

Etymologies

back +‎ head (Wiktionary)

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