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The part of a bridle or halter that passes over an animal's nose. Also called nosepiece.
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(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) the detachable part of a horse's bridle that goes around the nose. Also called: nosepiece
ˈnoseˌbanded adj
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the part of a bridle or halter that passes over the animal's nose.
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Noun1.noseband - a strap that is the part of a bridle that goes over the animal's nose
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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[ˈnəʊzbænd] Nmuserola f
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D'Arcy also rather dismissed the significance of Treasure Cay wearing an eyeshield and a crossed noseband on this debut.
It took all of Dettori's strength and skill, not to mention the help of a crossed noseband and a neckstrap, to anchor Carry On Katie and prevent her leaving her race behind on the journey down.
"I think that the rough and tumble of that race will suit him well, and that having used a crossed noseband on him for the first time tonight, I think we shall keep it on.