Kewpie

Kewpie

[kyoo-pee]
Trademark.
a brand name for a small, very plump doll with a topknot, usually made of plaster or celluloid.
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kewpie
1909, Amer.Eng., coined by their illustrator, Rose C. O'Neill (1874-1944), as an altered form of Cupid.
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