crash helmet

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  1. a helmet for protecting the head in the event of an accident, worn by motorcyclists, automobile racers, etc.

Origin of crash helmet

First recorded in 1915–20

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British Dictionary definitions for crash helmet

crash helmet

  1. a padded helmet worn for motorcycling, flying, bobsleighing, etc, to protect the head in a crash

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