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chin strap

noun
1.
a strap attached to a hat for passing under the chin of the wearer.
2.
a strap to support the chin in cosmetic facial treatment.
3.
a strap on a bridle or halter that joins the throatlatch and noseband.
Origin of chin strap
1865-1870
1865-70
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noun

a strap attached to headgear, as a hat, and connecting under the chin to hold it securing in place

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