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A usually fragrant lotion for use on the face after shaving.
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Noun1.after-shave - a fragrant lotion for a man's face after shavingafter-shave - a fragrant lotion for a man's face after shaving
bay rum - an aromatic liquid originally obtained by distilling the leaves of the bayberry tree with rum
lotion - any of various cosmetic preparations that are applied to the skin
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