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feathercut

[ feth-er-kuht ]
/ ˈfɛð ərˌkʌt /
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noun
a woman's hairstyle in which the hair is cut in short and uneven lengths and formed into small curls with featherlike tips.
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Origin of feathercut

First recorded in 1935–40; feather + cut
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