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A covering or bunch of human or artificial hair used to conceal baldness or give shape to a coiffure.
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1. (Hairdressing & Grooming) a wig or toupee
2. (Hairdressing & Grooming) Also called: postiche a section of extra hair attached to a woman's real hair to give it greater bulk or length
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a covering of false hair, as a toupee or fall, for concealing baldness or supplementing the existing hair.
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|Noun||1.||hairpiece - a covering or bunch of human or artificial hair used for disguise or adornment|
Afro-wig - a wig that gives the appearance of an Afro hairdo
attire, garb, dress - clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion; "formal attire"; "battle dress"
switch - hairpiece consisting of a tress of false hair; used by women to give shape to a coiffure
wig - hairpiece covering the head and made of real or synthetic hair
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noun wig, toupee, rug (slang), syrup (slang), postiche, switch for years he wore a hairpiece both on and off screen
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
hairpiece[ˈhɛərpiːs] n → postiche m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
hairpiece[ˈhɛəˌpiːs] n → toupet m inv
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