moustache

noun mous·tache

Less common spelling of

1 :the hair growing on the human upper lip; especially :such hair grown and often trimmed in a particular style
  • his long mustache combed and waxed
  • —Henry Petroski
2 :hair or bristles about the mouth of a mammal

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