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buzzwig

[buhz-wig] /ˈbʌzˌwɪg/
noun
1.
a large, bushy wig.
2.
a person wearing such a wig.
3.
a person of consequence.
Also, buzz wig.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; buzz bushy wig (probably shortening of busby) + wig
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