Meaning of Balaclava

English: Balaclava
Bangla: বাঁদুরে টুপি, সৈন্যদের দ্বারা ব্যবহৃত এক ধরনের ঘাড়পর্যন্ত-ঢাকা টুপি
Hindi: बेलक्लावा, वह स्थान जहाँ क्री‍मिया युद्ध हुआ था
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Definition: 1

a close-fitting, knitted cap that covers the head, neck, and tops of the shoulders, worn especially by mountain climbers, soldiers, skiers, etc.

Definition: 2

(often not capitals) a close-fitting woollen hood that covers the ears and neck, as originally worn by soldiers in the Crimean War

Definition: 3

a small port in Ukraine, in S Crimea: scene of an inconclusive battle (1854), which included the charge of the Light Brigade, during the Crimean War