crownpiece

[ kroun-pees ]
/ ˈkraʊnˌpis /

noun

the strap of a bridle that fits across the head of a horse.

Origin of crownpiece

First recorded in 1640–50; crown + piece
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British Dictionary definitions for crownpiece

crownpiece
/ (ˈkraʊnˌpiːs) /

noun

the piece forming or fitting the top of something
the strap of a bridle that goes over a horse's head behind the ears
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