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frisette or frizette (frɪˈzɛt Pronunciation for )

Definitions

noun

  1. a curly or frizzed fringe, often an artificial hairpiece, worn by women on the forehead

Word Origin

C19: from French, literally: little curl, from friser to curl, shrivel up, probably from frire to fry1

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