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bonnet

noun [C] uk   /ˈbɒn.ɪt/  us   /ˈbɑː.nɪt/

bonnet noun [C] (HAT)

a type of hat that covers the ears and is tied under the chin, worn by babies or, especially in the past, by women

bonnet noun [C] (METAL COVER)

UK (US hood) the metal cover over the part of a car where the engine is: I looked under the bonnet and clouds of smoke poured out.
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