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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a gentleman's folding hat.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A tall hat that can be compressed or folded up, and which, on being opened again, is held firmly in its shape by springs.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a man's hat with a tall crown; usually covered with silk or with beaver fur

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