Dust cap

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Dust cap

A head coverings made of cloth that looked and fitted much like a hairnet.
1001 Words and Phrases You Never Knew You Didn’t Know by W.R. Runyan Copyright © 2011 by W.R. Runyan
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Ellen brought him one of her dust-caps, and went into contortions of mirth, which she found it impossible to control, when she saw him put it on before the mirror as grotesquely as he could.
Up and down the floor she went, perspiring under her high-fashion dust-cap, picked after several hours of browsing through a gift catalogue.
The Nemesis pogo pad receptacle design eliminates the necessity for dust-caps and removes "fouling," often a problem in harsh environment connectors with non-pad receptacles.