Meaning of “niqab” in the English Dictionary

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"niqab" in British English

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niqabnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈnɪk.æb/ us /ˈnɪk.æb/

a piece of cloth worn by some Muslim women to cover the whole face except the eyes

(Definition of “niqab” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)