polos

[ pol-os ]
/ ˈpɒl ɒs /

noun, plural pol·oi [pol-oi]. /ˈpɒl ɔɪ/.

a tall, cylindrical headdress represented, especially on statutes, as worn by women in ancient Greece.

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Origin of polos

First recorded in 1840–50, polos is from the Greek word pólos axis
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