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hairless

[ hair-lis ]
/ ˈhɛər lɪs /
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adjective
without hair; bald: his pink hairless pate.
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Origin of hairless

First recorded in 1375–1425, hairless is from the late Middle English word hereles.See hair, -less

OTHER WORDS FROM hairless

hair·less·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for hairless

hairless
/ (ˈhɛəlɪs) /

adjective
having little or no hair
British slang very angry; raging
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