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headband

noun [C]  /ˈhedˌbænd/ us  
a narrow strip of material you wear on your head, usually to keep your hair back from your face
Translations of “headband”
in Chinese (Traditional) 束髮帶,頭帶(通常用於固定頭髮或吸汗)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 束发带,头带(通常用于固定头发或吸汗)…
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