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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A wig for men that was fashionable in the 17th and 18th centuries.

Usage examples (34)
  • Need I say that the periwig is a triumph of the friseur's art? "
  • Above is a medallion of one wearing a full periwig.
  • Notice the platinum highlights in his powdered periwig.
  • He wears an immense periwig flowing down over his shoulders. for more
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