noun, sometimes capitalized
variants: or ramilie \ˈraməlē \ or less commonly ramillies or ramilies \-ēz \
plural ramillies or ramilies

Definition of ramillie 

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

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History and Etymology for ramillie

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

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