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muttonchops

noun plural mut·ton·chops \ˈmə-tən-ˌchäps\

: hair that covers the sides of a man's face but not his chin

Full Definition of MUTTONCHOPS

:  side-whiskers that are narrow at the temple and broad and round by the lower jaws —called also muttonchop whiskers

First Known Use of MUTTONCHOPS

1865

Rhymes with MUTTONCHOPS

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