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  1. hood ornament(noun)

    an ornament on the front of the hood of a car emblematic of the manufacturer

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  1. hood ornament(Noun)

    A decorative object fastened on a car's hood, often symbolizing the manufacturer or brand; sometimes fixed to the radiator cap

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  1. Hood ornament

    A hood/bonnet ornament, radiator cap, motor mascot or car mascot is a specially crafted model which symbolizes a car company like a badge, located on the front center portion of the hood. It has been used as an adornment nearly since the inception of automobiles.


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