Definition of stocking mask in English:

stocking mask

Syllabification: stock·ing mask

noun

  • A nylon stocking pulled over the face to disguise the features, used by criminals.
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    • Vividly, he compared them to the stocking masks worn by bandits.
    • Dandruff landed a man with a 15-year sentence for a terrifying armed robbery yesterday - 11 years after he donned a stocking mask and snatched a payroll.
    • An alleged robber on trial 11 years after a terrifying raid because dandruff was found on a stocking mask yesterday told a jury he might have used the fabric to mop his brow.

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