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English definition of “deerstalker”

deerstalker

noun [C]     /ˈdɪəˌstɔː.kər/ US  /ˈdɪrˌstɑː-/
a soft hat with two peaks (= flat curved parts that stick out), one at the back and one at the front, and coverings for the ears that are usually worn turned up: Sherlock Holmes's deerstalkerThings worn to cover the head, face or neck
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