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veiling       LUcat Search catalogue 407539786

Scope note
Practice of covering (part of) the head or face with a hanging cloth, typically as a token of religion or religious respect. Especially associated with women.

Used for
hijab
niqab
veils

Broader terms
female dress

Subject category
05.01.01 SOCIAL GROUPS AND ORGANIZATIONS

Indexing history
Added 2016



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