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Meaning of shovel hat

shov'el hat"

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  1. a hat with a broad brim turned up at the sides and projecting with a shovellike curve in front and behind; worn by some ecclesiastics, chiefly in England.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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