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neckpiece

[nek-pees] /ˈnɛkˌpis/
noun
1.
a scarf, especially one of fur.
Origin of neckpiece
1595-1605
1595-1605; neck + piece
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  • With the exception of the neckpiece, the sash and the uniform, he really possessed no attractions whatever.

    The Confession of a Fool August Strindberg
  • The helmet and neckpiece were one, wrought in like manner, only stronger.

    The Coming of Cuculain Standish O'Grady
British Dictionary definitions for neckpiece

neckpiece

/ˈnɛkˌpiːs/
noun
1.
a piece of fur, cloth, etc, worn around the neck or neckline
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