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pompadour

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chiefly US a style of hair worn especially by men in which the hair is combed into a high mound at the front of the head
  • Even with all the dancer's acrobatic moves, his pompadour remained perfectly still atop his head.

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The first known use of pompadour was in 1872

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“Pompadour.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pompadour. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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