noun \-ˌpēs\

: a section of real or false hair that is worn to cover a bald spot on your head or to make your hair look longer, thicker, or a different color

Full Definition of HAIRPIECE

:  supplementary hair (as a switch) used in some feminine coiffures
:  toupee 2

Examples of HAIRPIECE

  1. <if no one had told me he wore a hairpiece, I would have thought his hair was his own>

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