cheekpiece


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cheekpiece

(ˈtʃiːkˌpiːs)
n
(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) either of the two straps of a bridle that join the bit to the crownpiece
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Noun1.cheekpiece - either of two straps of a bridle that connect the bit to the headpiececheekpiece - either of two straps of a bridle that connect the bit to the headpiece
bridle - headgear for a horse; includes a headstall and bit and reins to give the rider or driver control
strap - an elongated leather strip (or a strip of similar material) for binding things together or holding something in position
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The 16-inch barrel is chrome lined chrome moly, and features include a Troy Medieval muzzle brake and ERGO F93 buttstock with a fixed cheekpiece.
The CountDown provides a window in the back of the magazine that shows the amount of remaining rounds without the need to move your head from the cheekpiece.
Location of the locking/loosening hardware and incremental cheekpiece adjustment are two clues.
Superior Grade Mauser and Mini-Mauser models feature select walnut stocks with a Monte Carlo comb and cheekpiece.
For precision target shooting, the user can quickly adjust the height of the buttstock for a custom fit by removing or installing spacers in the cheekpiece.
Superior Grade Mauser and MiniMauser rifles will feature a select walnut stock with a Monte Carlo comb and cheekpiece, a pistol grip cap, and a forend tip in a contrasting finish with white line spacers.
We are the company that originally produced the Delta Cheekpiece for Colt firearms back in the '80s when they sold the AR-15 Delta," Ridge said.
40 Huntingdon SP forecast 5-2 Won a Warwick novice handicap chase in first-time cheekpieces in May on his debut for the Dan Skelton yard and bounced back from a poor hurdles run when second over fences at Wetherby last month.
Nicholls and Fehily pulled off a carefully constructed plan to make best use of their charge's assured stamina and improved concentration gained from the application of a pair of cheekpieces.
Last year without the cheekpieces on he wouldn't have been able to have done that.
Cheekpieces brought a magical return to top form by the horse who threw away the Gold Cup on Cheltenham's testing run-in last March.