(zoology) an expandable part or marking that resembles a hood on the head or neck of an animal
protective covering consisting of a metal part that covers the engine; "there are powerful engines under the hoods of new cars"; "the mechanic removed the cowling in order to repair the plane's engine"
a headdress that protects the head and face
the folding roof of a carriage
metal covering leading to a vent that exhausts smoke or fumes
(falconry) a leather covering for a hawk's head
cover with a hood; "The bandits were hooded"
a tubular attachment used to keep stray light out of the lens of a camera