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rufter hood

[ ruhf-ter ]
/ ˈrʌf tər /
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noun Falconry.
a temporary, loosely fitted hood used on newly captured hawks.
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Origin of rufter hood

First recorded in 1565–75; perhaps derivative of ruff1
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