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dreadlocksplural noun

 us   /ˈdredˌlɑks/
a ​hairstyle in which ​long, ​tightlytwistedlengths of ​hairhang down
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dreadlocksnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈdred.lɒks/  us   /-lɑːks/ (informal dreads )
a ​hairstyle in which the ​hairhangs in ​longthicktwistedpieces
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