nose band

noseband

[nohz-band]
noun
that part of a bridle or halter that passes over the animal's nose.

Origin:
1605–15; nose + band2

nosebanded, adjective
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noseband (ˈnəʊzˌbænd)
 
n
Also called: nosepiece the detachable part of a horse's bridle that goes around the nose
 
'nosebanded
 
adj

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