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English definition of “beard”

beard

noun [C]     /bɪəd/ US  /bɪrd/
A1 the hair that some men allow to grow on the lower part of their face : a flowing white beard He's growing a beard. He shaved off his beard but kept his moustache .Hair the long hair that grows under a goat 's mouth The skin, hair and bone of non-human animals
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