from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A round smooth face, suggesting a resemblance to a pippin.


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  • My weasened pippin-face of the malicious grin was one of them; a broad-shouldered, fair-faced and very much embarrassed young officer in the King's uniform stood beside him; and from the stairway some three steps up Aileen, plainly frightened, fronted them and answered questions in her broken English.

    A Daughter of Raasay A Tale of the '45


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