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quiff

noun [C] uk   /kwɪf/ UK ( US pompadour) us  
a hairstyle, worn usually by men, in which the hair at the front of the head is brushed up
Translations of “quiff”
in Chinese (Traditional) (男子的)額髮往上梳的髮型…
in Chinese (Simplified) (男子的)额发往上梳的发型…
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