Definition of pith helmet in English:

pith helmet

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  • A lightweight sun helmet made from the dried pith of the sola or a similar tropical plant.
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    • He will vanquish them with one blow of his pith helmet!
    • The pith helmet similarly marks the status of the Belgian.
    • You can imagine all of them bushwhacking up the Eastern Seaboard from the Maryland Swamps to NYC, Frank in his pith helmet.

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