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- adj. Having hair or a mane of a specified tincture, different from that of the body.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having the hair of a different tincture from the rest of the body.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In heraldry, wearing hair, as the head of a man or woman, or wearing a mane, as the head of a horse, unicorn, etc. These additions are often borne of a different tincture from the head, which is then said to be crined of such a tincture.
From Old French crine ("hair of the head") (French crin) + -ed. (Wiktionary)