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coiffure

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noun coif·fure \kwä-ˈfyu̇r\

Simple Definition of coiffure

  • : a way of cutting and arranging someone's hair

Full Definition of coiffure

  1. :  a style or manner of arranging the hair

Examples of coiffure

  1. <with his flashy suit and carefully sculpted coiffure, he looks like a slick car dealer>



Origin of coiffure

French, from coiffer to cover with a coif, arrange (hair), from coife, from Old French


First Known Use: circa 1631



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