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English definition of “mane”

mane

noun [C]     /meɪn/
the long , thick hair that grows along the top of a horse's neck or around the face and neck of a lion Horses and similar animalsThe skin, hair and bone of non-human animals thick , long hair on a person's head : The painting depicts a beautiful young man with a flowing mane of red hair .Hair
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