Vandyke

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noun Van·dyke \van-ˈdīk, vən-\

Definition of Vandyke

  1. 1 a :  a wide collar with a deeply indented edge b :  one of several V-shaped points forming a decorative edging c :  a border of such points

  2. 2 :  a trim pointed beard

vandyked

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Illustration of vandyke

Origin and Etymology of vandyke

Sir Anthony Vandyke


First Known Use: 1754


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