fri·settealso fri·zette (frĭ-zĕt′)
A fringe of curled, often artificial hair, usually worn on the forehead by a woman.
[French frisette, from friser, to curl; see frizz1.]
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(Hairdressing & Grooming) a curly or frizzed fringe, often an artificial hairpiece, worn by women on the forehead
[C19: from French, literally: little curl, from friser to curl, shrivel up, probably from frire to fry1]
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