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ski mask

n.
A knitted covering for the head and face, worn especially by skiers for protection from the cold.

ski′ mask`


n.
a one-piece pullover covering for the head and face, with holes for the eyes, the mouth, and sometimes the nose, orig. worn by skiers to protect the face from cold.
[1965–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ski mask - a woolen face mask to protect the face from cold while skiing on snowski mask - a woolen face mask to protect the face from cold while skiing on snow
face mask - mask that provides a protective covering for the face in such sports as baseball or football or hockey
mouth hole - a hole (as in a ski mask) for the mouth
Translations
SturmhaubeSturmmaske
balaclava
כובע גרב
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