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hood

hood

 
pronunciation:
hUd
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a covering for the head and neck that may be attached to a coat or other piece of clothing.
 
definition 2: the metal lid that covers a car's engine.
The mechanic lifted the hood to check the oil.
derivations: hoodless (adj.), hoodlike (adj.)
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