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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A long lock of hair left on the top of the shaven head by certain Native American men.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a long tuft of hair left on the crown of the head by the warriors of some tribes of American Indians.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A long lock or tuft of hair left on the scalp by the North American Indians, as an implied challenge to an enemy to take it if he can.

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

  • n. a long tuft of hair left on top of the shaven head

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