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noseband

[ nohz-band ]
/ ˈnoʊzˌbænd /
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noun
that part of a bridle or halter that passes over the animal's nose.
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Origin of noseband

First recorded in 1605–15; nose + band2

OTHER WORDS FROM noseband

nosebanded, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for noseband

noseband
/ (ˈnəʊzˌbænd) /

noun
the detachable part of a horse's bridle that goes around the noseAlso called: nosepiece

Derived forms of noseband

nosebanded, adjective
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