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
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- 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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