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feathercut

[feth -er-kuht] /ˈfɛð ərˌkʌt/
noun
1.
a woman's hair style in which the hair is cut in short and uneven lengths and formed into small curls with featherlike tips.
Origin of feathercut
1935-1940
1935-40; feather + cut
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  • He may have the feather cut off at the tip, showing that he killed his foe and 130 counted the coup on that same enemy.

    Indian Scout Talks Charles A. Eastman
Contemporary definitions for feather cut
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