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Beau Brummell

[bruhm-uh l] /ˈbrʌm əl/
noun
1.
(George Bryan Brummell) 1778–1840, an Englishman who set the fashion in men's clothes.
2.
an extremely or excessively well-dressed man; fop; dandy.
3.
a dressing table for men, having a variety of elaborate arrangements of mirrors, candle brackets, etc. (invented in England in the late 18th century).
Also, Beau Brummel (for defs 2, 3)
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