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comb-over

longer hair combed over a bald spot
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comb-o·ver

(kōm′ō′vər)
n.
A hairstyle in which the hair is grown long on one side of the head and combed over the top of the head to cover a bald spot.
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comb-over

n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a hairstyle in which long strands of hair from the side of the head are swept over the scalp to cover a bald patch
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