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visor

vi·sor

visor

pronunciation:
vaI zr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a brim that sticks out from the front of a cap or hat and shades the eyes.
similar words:
brim, peak
definition 2: a flap above the inside windshield of a vehicle that shields the eyes from glare.
definition 3: the upper front part of a helmet or other item worn on the head. Visors protect the eyes and face.
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The word visor contains the following part:
vid, vis, -vise Latin root that means see