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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hood  \Hood\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Hooded};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Hooding}.] 
  1.  To  cover  with  a  hood;  to  furnish  with  a  hood  or 
  hood-shaped  appendage. 
 
  The  friar  hooded,  and  the  monarch  crowned.  --Pope. 
 
  2.  To  cover;  to  hide;  to  blind. 
 
  While  grace  is  saying,  I'll  hood  mine  eyes  Thus  with 
  my  hat,  and  sigh  and  say  ``Amen.''  --Shak. 
 
  {Hooding  end}  (Shipbuilding),  the  end  of  a  hood  where  it 
  enters  the  rabbet  in  the  stem  post  or  stern  post 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hooded  \Hood"ed\,  a. 
  1.  Covered  with  a  hood. 
 
  2.  Furnished  with  a  hood  or  something  like  a  hood. 
 
  3.  Hood-shaped;  esp.  (Bot.),  rolled  up  like  a  cornet  of 
  paper;  cuculate,  as  the  spethe  of  the  Indian  turnip. 
 
  4.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  a  Having  the  head  conspicuously  different  in  color  from 
  the  rest  of  the  plumage;  --  said  of  birds. 
  b  Having  a  hoodlike  crest  or  prominence  on  the  head  or 
  neck;  as  the  hooded  seal;  a  hooded  snake. 
 
  {Hooded  crow},  a  European  crow  (Corvus  cornix);  --  called 
  also  {hoody},  {dun  crow},  and  {royston  crow}. 
 
  {Hooded  gull},  the  European  black-headed  pewit  or  gull. 
 
  {Hooded  merganser}.  See  {Merganser}. 
 
  {Hooded  seal},  a  large  North  Atlantic  seal  ({Cystophora 
  cristata}).  The  male  has  a  large  inflatible,  hoodlike  sac 
  upon  the  head.  Called  also  {hoodcap}. 
 
  {Hooded  sheldrake},  the  hooded  merganser.  See  {Merganser}. 
 
  {Hooded  snake}.  See  {Cobra  de  capello},  {Asp},  {Haje},  etc 
 
 
  {Hooded  warbler},  a  small  American  warbler  ({Sylvania 
  mitrata}). 




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