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A cowboy hat, especially one with a high rounded crown.
[Perhaps from Spanish galón, braid, galloon (wrapped in rows above the brim), from French galon; see galloon.]
American Heritage? Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright ? 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(Clothing & Fashion) (in the US and Canada) a cowboy's broad-brimmed felt hat with a very high crown
[C20: so called because of its large size]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 ? HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a broad-brimmed hat with a high crown, usu. of soft felt, as worn by cowboys and ranchers.
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|Noun||1.||ten-gallon hat - a hat with a wide brim and a soft crown; worn by American ranch hands|
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 ? William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 ? HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
n → Cowboyhut m
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