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bandeau


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bandeau  \Ban*deau"\,  n.;  pl  {-deaux}.  [F.] 
  A  narrow  band  or  fillet,  as  for  the  hair,  part  of  a 
  headdress,  etc 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bandeau  \Ban"deau\  (b[a^]n"d[=o]),  n.;  pl  {Bandeaux} 
  (b[a^]n"d[=o]z).  [F.] 
  A  narrow  band  or  fillet;  a  part  of  a  head-dress. 
 
  Around  the  edge  of  this  cap  was  a  stiff  bandeau  of 
  leather.  --Sir  W. 
  Scott. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bandeau 
  n  :  worn  by  women  to  support  their  breasts  [syn:  {brassiere},  {bra}] 




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