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a one-piece pullover covering for the head and face, generally of knitted material with holes for the eyes, the mouth, and sometimes the nose, originally worn by skiers and used to protect the face against cold and wind.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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In all of his crimes, the attacker wore a
and left no conclusive physical evidence.
He wore a dark-colored
, gloves and dark clothing.
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was still at the scene.
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, at midnight through an unlocked door.
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, dark jeans, and a gray zipped hooded sweatshirt.
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