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turban (ˈtɜːbən)
1.  a man's headdress, worn esp by Muslims, Hindus, and Sikhs, made by swathing a length of linen, silk, etc, around the head or around a caplike base
2.  a woman's brimless hat resembling this
3.  any headdress resembling this
[C16: from Turkish tülbend, from Persian dulband]

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