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ringlet

noun

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a length of hair that forms a loop or series of loops
  • a little girl with perfect, golden ringlets

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The first known use of ringlet was in 1555

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“Ringlet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ringlet. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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