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jarhead

[ jahr-hed ]
/ ˈdʒɑrˌhɛd /
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noun U.S. Military Slang.
a U.S. Marine.
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British Dictionary definitions for jarhead

jarhead
/ (ˈdʒɑːˌhɛd) /

noun
US military slang a member of the United States Marine Corps

Word Origin for jarhead

C20: so called because of their distinctive haircut
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