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

  • n. A ceremonial headdress used by some Plains Indians consisting of a cap or band and a trailing extension decorated with erect feathers.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A ceremonial headdress, decorated with a trail extension of eagle feathers, worn by some American Indians


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