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visor

vi·sor (vi·zor)

visor (vizor)

 
pronunciation:
vaI zr
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the protective brim projecting from the front of a cap or other headgear.
similar words:
bill, brim, peak
definition 2: a movable flap above the inside windshield of a vehicle, used to shield the eyes from glare.
definition 3: the upper front movable part of a helmet or other headpiece, which protects the eyes and upper face.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: visored, visoring, visors, vizored, vizoring, vizors
definition: to protect, cover, or provide with a visor.
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The word visor contains the following part:
vid, vis, -vise Latin root that means see