from the Puritans' cropping their hair short in contrast to the Cavaliers
1641, in the meaning defined at sense 1
round haul net
“Roundhead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Roundhead. Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.
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