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  • n. Plural form of Homburg.


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  • Homburgs, derbies, fedoras, Borsalinos, flat-topped skimmers - a covering of some type sat perched atop every male adult's head.

    Earl Pomerantz: "Uncle Grumpy - on Belonging"

  • A group of men came past in black coats and Homburgs, most of them with beards and gold-rimmed spectacles, their Muscovite accents chipping at the air as they herded together towards the main doors.

    The Sinkiang Executive


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