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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A support for the head, as at the back of a chair.
  • n. A cushion attached to the top of the back of an automotive vehicle's seat, especially to prevent whiplash. Also called head restraint.

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  • n. The part of a seat designed to support the head

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a cushion attached to the top of the back of an automobile's seat to prevent whiplash
  • n. a rest for the head

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