headshrinker

noun head·shrink·er \ ˈhed-ˌshriŋ-kər , especially Southern -ˌsriŋ- \

Definition of headshrinker

: shrink 3

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First Known Use of headshrinker

1921

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headshrinker

noun head·shrink·er \ -ˌshriŋ-kər \

medical Definition of headshrinker

: shrink

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