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Related to blinders: blinkers
1. blinders A pair of leather flaps attached to a horse's bridle to curtail side vision. Also called blinkers.
2. Something that serves to obscure clear perception and discernment.
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(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) US and Canadian leather sidepieces attached to a horse's bridle to prevent sideways vision. Also called (in Britain and other countries): blinkers
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