- side whiskers that are narrow at the temples and broad and trimmed short at the jawline, the chin being shaved both in front and beneath.
Origin of muttonchops
Also called muttonchop whiskers.
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- a piece of mutton from the loin
- side whiskers trimmed in the shape of chops, widening out from the temples
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