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do-rag

A scarf, bandana, or similar item tied around the head as a covering. Bob says he uses that do-rag to keep his hair out of his face while he mows the lawn.
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doorag

n. a headcap that covers and protects a hairdo. He caught his doorag on a branch.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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The characters he sketched donned baggy jeans, do-rags, and gold medallions.
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These include combs, hairnets, do-rags and even hair-protecting pillowcases.
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