1 a support consisting of an arrangement of straps for holding something to the body (especially one supporting a person suspended from a parachute)
2 stable gear consisting of an arrangement of leather straps fitted to a draft animal so that it can be attached to and pull a cart
2 exploit the power of; "harness natural forces and resources"
- Finnish: valjaat p
- German: Geschirr , Pferdegeschirr , Gurt , Anschnallgurt
- Italian: braca
- Portuguese: arreios m|p
- Russian: упряжь (úprjaž) , сбруя (sbrúja)
- Serbian: pšnjak
- Spanish: arnés
A harness is a looped restraint or support.
Harness may also refer to:
harness in German: harnisch
harness in Norwegian: Harnisk
harness in Russian: Гарнитур (значения)
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