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handlebar moustache

noun
1.
a man's moustache having long, curved ends that resemble the handlebars of a bicycle.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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British Dictionary definitions for handle-bar moustache

handlebar moustache

/ˈhændəlˌbɑː/
noun
1.
a bushy extended moustache with curled ends that resembles handlebars
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