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- n. A blockhead; a dunce.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Blockhead; dunce; -- so called because the handle of a cittern usually ended with a carved head.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An empty-headed person.
So called because the handle of a cittern usually ended with a carved head. (Wiktionary)
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