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also yash·mac  (yäsh-mäk′, yăsh′măk)
A veil worn by Muslim women to cover the face in public.

[Turkish yaşmak.]
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Noun1.yashmac - the face veil worn by Muslim womenyashmac - the face veil worn by Muslim women  
head covering, veil - a garment that covers the head and face
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