chin strap


noun

a strap attached to a hat for passing under the chin of the wearer.
a strap to support the chin in cosmetic facial treatment.
a strap on a bridle or halter that joins the throatlatch and noseband.

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Origin of chin strap

First recorded in 1865–70
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