a short, pointed beard.
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This tall, horizontally branched cactus is probably the most recognizable cactus in Arizona. What is it called?
Also called Vandyke, vandyke.
Origin of Vandyke beard
First recorded in 1890–95
Words nearby Vandyke beard
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Example sentences from the Web for Vandyke beard
Charles I. wore the Vandyke-beard, made familiar to us by the great artist.At the Sign of the Barber's Pole|William Andrews
British Dictionary definitions for Vandyke beard
/ (ˈvændaɪk) /
a short pointed beardOften shortened to: Vandyke
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