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noun [countable] visor pronunciation in American English /ˈvaɪzər/
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singularvisor
pluralvisors
  1. 1
    a piece of clear plastic that is fixed to the front of a helmet (=hard hat) and protects your face
  2. 2
    American the front part of a cap (=type of hat) that sticks out over your eyes. The British word is peak.
    1. a.
      a curved piece of plastic or other material on a band that you wear on your head to protect your eyes from the sun
  3. 3
    a flat object at the top of the front window of a car that you pull down to protect your eyes from the sun

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