service cap
noun Date: circa 1908 a flat-topped visor cap worn as part of a military uniform — compare garrison cap

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Service cap — Serv ice cap or Service hat Serv ice hat (Mil.) A cap or hat worn by officers or enlisted men when full dress uniform, or dress uniform, is not worn. Note: In the United States army the service cap is round, about 31/2 inches high, flat topped,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • service cap — n. a military cap with a round, flat top and a visor …   English World dictionary

  • service cap — noun a cap with a flat circular top and a visor • Syn: ↑kepi, ↑peaked cap, ↑yachting cap • Hypernyms: ↑cap • Part Meronyms: ↑bill, ↑peak, ↑eyeshade …   Useful english dictionary

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  • service cap — Mil. a saucer shaped uniform cap with a visor, standard in the U.S. Army and Air Force. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • Service hat — Service cap Serv ice cap or Service hat Serv ice hat (Mil.) A cap or hat worn by officers or enlisted men when full dress uniform, or dress uniform, is not worn. Note: In the United States army the service cap is round, about 31/2 inches high,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Cap — A cap is a form of headgear. Caps have crowns that fit closer than hats and have no brim or only a visor. They are typically designed for warmth and, when including a visor, blocking sunlight from the eyes.Types of cap* Ascot cap * Ayam *… …   Wikipedia

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  • Service Dress (British Army) — Service Dress was the name of the new khaki uniforms introduced by the British Army for use in the field from the early 1900 s, following the experiences of a number of imperial wars and conflicts, including the Second Boer War. This variant of… …   Wikipedia

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