that part of a bridle or halter that encompasses the head of an animal.
another word (esp US) for head collar
noun 1. an advantage given or acquired in any competition, endeavor, etc., as allowing one or more competitors in a race to start before the others. noun 1. an initial advantage in a competitive situation An early start that confers an advantage, as in This year we’ll get a head start on the competition by […]
- Head station
noun 1. (Austral) the main buildings on a large sheep or cattle farm
[hed-stey] /ˈhɛdˌsteɪ/ noun 1. (on a sailing vessel) a leading forward from the of the foremost mast to the stem or the end of the bowsprit.
[hed-stok] /ˈhɛdˌstɒk/ noun 1. the part of a machine containing or directly supporting the moving or working parts, as the assembly supporting and driving the live spindle in a lathe. /ˈhɛdˌstɒk/ noun 1. the part of a machine that supports and transmits the drive to the chuck Compare tailstock 2. the wooden or metal block […]