dreadlocks Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"dreadlocks" in British English

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dreadlocksnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈdred.lɒks/  us   /-lɑːks/ (informal dreads )
a ​hairstyle in which the ​hairhangs in ​longthicktwistedpieces
(Definition of dreadlocks from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dreadlocksplural noun

 us   /ˈdredˌlɑks/
a ​hairstyle in which ​long, ​tightlytwistedlengths of ​hairhang down
(Definition of dreadlocks from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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