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crownpiece

[kroun-pees] /ˈkraʊnˌpis/
noun
1.
the strap of a bridle that fits across the head of a horse.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; crown + piece
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British Dictionary definitions for crownpiece

crownpiece

/ˈkraʊnˌpiːs/
noun
1.
the piece forming or fitting the top of something
2.
the strap of a bridle that goes over a horse's head behind the ears
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