pilgarlic

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pilgarlic

(pɪlˈɡɑːlɪk) or

pilgarlick

n
1. obsolete a bald head or a man with a bald head
2. dialect a pitiable person
[C16: literally: peeled garlic]

pil•gar•lic

(pɪlˈgɑr lɪk)

n.
1. a person regarded with mild or pretended contempt or pity.
2. Obs. a baldheaded man.
[1520–30; earlier pyllyd garleke literally, peeled garlic, (metaphorically, a bald man); see peel1, garlic]
pil•gar′lick•y, adj.