from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A wig with the back hair encased in a small silk sack, worn in the 18th century.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A wig, in use in the 18th century, with the hair at the back of the head in a bag.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A wig the back hair of which was inclosed in a bag. See bag, 3.
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