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  • n. Plural form of headgear.


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  • Most of the African troops remained in Darfur, however, and were transferred to UNAMID, an act that required them only to exchange their green headgears for the traditional UN peacekeeping blue berets.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Tender coconut leaves are used in making costumes and headgears, which hold an important place in the ritual.

    It���s ���Theyyam��� season for North Kerala

  • Thousands of village artists are busy making colourful headgears, costumes, and face designs for the traditional festival.

    It���s ���Theyyam��� season for North Kerala

  • The allure of the precious metal still lingers in the mine dumps, slimes dams and headgears that shot up after the Witwatersrand reef was discovered by the digger George Harrison in 1886.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Whatever happened to knobby knees, headgears, braces, and geeky glasses? she wondered.

    Wife in the Fast Lane

  • I certainly remember the next six years of braces, headgears, stretchers, certainly endured physical and emotional pain and trauma for an end result that judging by my parents might not have been too abnormal.

    Neonatal Circumcision (Controversy? Who, Moi?)

  • If some women have been hoodwinked into believing that they cannot be Muslims without covering their hair, they could at least use headgears other than black (the colour of al-Qaeda) or white (the colour of the Taleban).

    Daimnation!: Modernizing Islam

  • The moonlight glittered on sleek black bodies, on waving headgears and long cruel spear blades.

    The Moon of Skulls

  • They took a suite at the Grand National, with a sittingroom and two bedrooms, a private bathroom and a balcony that looked out over the street, over the rooftops to where the headgears and white dumps stood along the ridge.

    When the Lion Feeds

  • The valley was filled with early morning mist, and the mine headgears probed up out of it.

    When the Lion Feeds


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