bathing cap


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bath·ing cap

(bā′thĭng)
n.

bathing cap

(ˈbeɪðɪŋ)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a tight rubber cap worn by a swimmer to keep the hair dry

bath′ing cap`

(ˈbeɪ ðɪŋ)
n.
a tight-fitting cap of rubber or the like worn to keep the hair dry while swimming.
[1865–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bathing cap - a tight-fitting cap that keeps hair dry while swimmingbathing cap - a tight-fitting cap that keeps hair dry while swimming
cap - a tight-fitting headdress
Translations

bathing cap

ncuffia da bagno
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b) No vehicles carrying water pollutants c) Swimmers must wear armbands and a bathing cap.
They must also wear a bathing cap, to keep all of the hair out of their faces.
To my horror, I have seen many clients who wear it as a bathing cap," says Neha from Nagaland.
I am thinking of his private bathing cap, which in all honesty wasn't much different than the one any jerk might buy at a corner drugstore now
To reduce the risk of swimmer's ear: Keep your ears as dry as possible Use a bathing cap, ear plugs, or custom-fitted swim molds when swimming.
Do keep your ears as dry as possible: Use a bathing cap, ear plugs, or custom-fitted swim molds when swimming.
A homemade gas mask (http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,773504,00.html) described by Time Magazine in 1942 required the procurement of a "bathing cap, a small tin can, the transparent cover from a powder-puff box, a bit of wire net (from fly swatters), two handkerchiefs, elastic ribbon, adhesive tape, and (from the drugstore) a few ounces of activated coconut charcoal and soda lime."
Next we enter a surreal world of synchronised swimming in Eggbeaters & Oysters, where performer Abigail Moffatt pulls off three facets of dedicated formation fans, donning a fixed smile and pink bathing cap.
Other local authorities have not been so forward-thinking, and have sacrificed their free swimming schemes at the drop of a bathing cap, simply because it's so convenient to do so.
So, while acceleration of 9.2 seconds to 60mph won't turn your spleen into a bathing cap, there is still plenty of fun to be had in the bends.
She's undermining my authority and that's not a good thing foraman in my position, which is to say wearing regulation lyrca-mix racing briefs, nose clips and bathing cap.
Saddest sight was Jade Goody on holiday with her boys having to wear a bathing cap because she is undergoing chemotherapy.