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a knitted dark blue wool cap worn by seamen in cold or stormy weather

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His watch cap has popped off and his white mane billows.
Leo spent most of his time in the reading room at Butler, picking up girls over cigarette breaks, wearing flannel shirts and watch caps, his hair and beard ever more wooly.
However, officers wanting to wear a watch cap with the sage green fleece must now have their name, rank and service designator tapes affixed to the fleece effective immediately.
Maqroll, in short, is an anachronistic, perhaps Byronic, surely Conradian outlaw who comes straight out of the mists of European romanticism, a knight errant with a duffel bag over his shoulder and a watch cap on his head, whose only home is the road he travels; the destination, for him, is of little relevance and less importance, as Maqroll himself says when speaking of caravans.
The census of 1881 shows the publican was a watch cap maker called John Miles who lived here with his wife and daughter.
Detectives who have scoured CCTV footage yesterday described a suspect as in his 20s, 5ft 11ins, and wearing a green khaki jacket, sunglasses and a dark woollen "watch cap" with long dark hair tucked inside.
Although some commanders discouraged its use in its usual form, as it might affect the ability to hear an enemy, when rolled up in the fashion of a navy watch cap it was comfortable, warm and convenient.
Besides leaving my liner in the PR shop, I also left a watch cap and some chemical hand-warmers there as well.
Alberto "Pajaro" Romero (Mauricio Dayub, who penned source novel) and his meat-packing pal Lopecito (Vando Villamil, wearing Burgess Meredith's watch cap) live on the fringes of society.
Soldiers may wear their black knit watch cap and black leather gloves with inserts during outdoor PT in cold weather.
The man, hunched over in a dusty black jacket and watch cap, reveals little more than his nape and ears.
They were about the size of an 8-week-old golden retriever puppy, easily fitting into a wool watch cap made into a scale.
Justin Charles has unveiled a heavyweight addition to their line of premium wool long underwear, and a new wool watch cap and wool balaclava.
But DiTorrice appears happiest when he's walking the beach with a multi-colored watch cap pulled down over his ears and his coat pockets full of rocks.
Then, for the sake of survival, he strips off his haute bourgeois trappings (in public, as if performing a rite of expiation) and pulls on the floppy duds and watch cap of the Urban Underclass.