ramillie

noun, sometimes capitalized ram·il·lie \ˈraməlē\\-ēz\
variants: or

ramilie

\ˈraməlē\ less commonly

ramillies

or

ramilies

\-ēz\

Definition of ramillie

plural

ramillies

or

ramilies

  1. :  an 18th century wig with a long plait in back that is tied top and bottom with bows

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Origin and Etymology of ramillie

from Ramillies, Belgium, in commemoration of a battle in 1706 when the British defeated the French


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