a kerchief or scarf worn on the head to protect the hairdo, especially after kinky hair has been straightened.
by 1973 (said to date to 1960s in DAS), Black English, from hairdo + rag (n.).
: that famous do-rag militant, Sammy Davis
A cloth or scarf worn over a processed hairdo or ”conk”: wears a ”do-rag” on his new hairdo as he pours out hatred of whites/ Plaid work shirt, do-rag, pointy-toed shoes (1960s+ Black)
[doo r-eyn, dyoo r-] /ˈdʊər eɪn, ˈdyʊər-/ noun, Mineralogy. 1. the coal forming the dull layers in banded bituminous coal.
[doo r-uh l, dyoo r-uh l] /ˈdʊər əl, ˈdyʊər əl/ adjective 1. of or relating to the . /ˈdjʊərəl/ adjective 1. relating to or affecting the dura mater
- Dural sheath
dural sheath n. An extension of the dura mater that envelopes the roots of spinal nerves.
- Dural sinus
dural sinus n. See sinus of dura mater.