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The section of a bridle that fits over a horse's head. Also called headpiece.
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(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) another word (esp US) for head collar
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that part of a bridle or halter that encompasses the head of an animal.
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|Noun||1.||headstall - the band that is the part of a bridle that fits around a horse's head|
band - a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)
bridle - headgear for a horse; includes a headstall and bit and reins to give the rider or driver control
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