Stetson

Stetson

[stet-suhn]
Trademark.
a brand of felt hat with a broad brim and high crown, especially one worn as part of a cowboy's outfit.
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Stetson (ˈstɛtsən)
 
n
trademark a type of felt hat with a broad brim and high crown, worn mainly by cowboys
 
[C20: named after John Stetson (1830--1906), American hatmaker who designed it]

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Stetson
1902, trademark name, from John B. Stetson (1830-1906), U.S. hat manufacturer, who started his company in Philadelphia in 1865.
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