caveson
Cavesson Cav"es*son, Cavezon Cav"e*zon, n. [F. cave[,c]on, augm. fr. LL. capitium a head covering hood, fr. L. caput head. Cf. {Caberzon}.] (Man.) A kind of noseband used in breaking and training horses. [Written also {caveson}, {causson}.] --White. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • causson — Cavesson Cav es*son, Cavezon Cav e*zon, n. [F. cave[,c]on, augm. fr. LL. capitium a head covering hood, fr. L. caput head. Cf. {Caberzon}.] (Man.) A kind of noseband used in breaking and training horses. [Written also {caveson}, {causson}.] White …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cavesson — Cav es*son, Cavezon Cav e*zon, n. [F. cave[,c]on, augm. fr. LL. capitium a head covering hood, fr. L. caput head. Cf. {Caberzon}.] (Man.) A kind of noseband used in breaking and training horses. [Written also {caveson}, {causson}.] White. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cavezon — Cavesson Cav es*son, Cavezon Cav e*zon, n. [F. cave[,c]on, augm. fr. LL. capitium a head covering hood, fr. L. caput head. Cf. {Caberzon}.] (Man.) A kind of noseband used in breaking and training horses. [Written also {caveson}, {causson}.] White …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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