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  • n. hair (on one's head)


Rhyming slang, from Barnet Fair. (Wiktionary)



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  • It's additionally the site of an ancient and well known horse fair, and thus, 'Barnet' is also cockney rhyming slang for hair.

    even more uselessly beguiling trivia

    October 1, 2008

  • Warwick the Kingmaker was killed at the battle of Barnet in 1471. (useless fact for your perusal) (It wasn't a part of London at the time.)

    October 1, 2008