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English definition of “hijab”


noun     /ˈhɪ.dʒæb/
[C] the head covering that some Muslim women wear when they are outsideThings worn to cover the head, face or neck [U] the religious law that controls the clothes that Muslim women can wearIslamReligious practices
(Definition of hijab noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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