Definition of visor noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    visor

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    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈvaɪzə(r)//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈvaɪzər//
     
    Parts of a car, Accessories
     
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  1. 1a part of a helmet that can be pulled down to protect the eyes and face
  2. 2a curved piece of plastic, etc. worn on the head above the eyes to protect them from the sun See related entries: Accessories
  3. 3a small piece of plastic, etc. inside the front window of a car that can be pulled down to protect the driver’s eyes from the sun See related entries: Parts of a car
  4. 4(North American English) = bill
  5. Word Origin Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French viser, from Old French vis ‘face’, from Latin visus ‘sight’, from videre ‘to see’.
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