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*[http://www.virtue.to/articles/veils.html www.virtue.to] - an excellent site of veil research.
 
*[http://www.virtue.to/articles/veils.html www.virtue.to] - an excellent site of veil research.
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A veil is a cloth covering a woman's head and/or face. In period Europe, the practice of wearing a veil originated with Christian practice of covering one's head while in Church, as a sign of respect. In Europe and in parts of Asia and the Middle East, wearing a veil was a symbol of modesty, humility and chastity.

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