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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hood v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hooded p. pr. & vb. n. Hooding.]
 1. To cover with a hood; to furnish with a hood or hood-shaped appendage.
    The friar hooded, and the monarch crowned.   --Pope.
 2. To cover; to hide; to blind.
 While grace is saying, I'll hood mine eyes
 Thus with my hat, and sigh and say, “Amen.”   --Shak.
 Hooding end Shipbuilding, the end of a hood where it enters the rabbet in the stem post or stern post.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hood·ed, a.
 1. Covered with a hood.
 2. Furnished with a hood or something like a hood.
 3. Hood-shaped; esp. Bot., rolled up like a cornet of paper; cuculate, as the spethe of the Indian turnip.
 4. Zool. (a) Having the head conspicuously different in color from the rest of the plumage; -- said of birds. (b) Having a hoodlike crest or prominence on the head or neck; as, the hooded seal; a hooded snake.
 Hooded crow, a European crow Corvus cornix; -- called also hoody, dun crow, and royston crow.
 Hooded gull, the European black-headed pewit or gull.
 Hooded merganser. See Merganser.
 Hooded seal, a large North Atlantic seal (Cystophora cristata). The male has a large, inflatible, hoodlike sac upon the head. Called also hoodcap.
 Hooded sheldrake, the hooded merganser. See Merganser.
 Hooded snake. See Cobra de capello, Asp, Haje, etc.
 Hooded warbler, a small American warbler (Sylvania mitrata).