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noun [countable] haircut pronunciation in British English /ˈheə(r)ˌkʌt/
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pluralhaircuts
  1. 1
    an act of cutting someones hair
    He was badly dressed and needed a haircut.
  2. 2
    the style that your hair has been cut in
    a short stylish haircut
  3. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
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    a reduction in the amount of debt that will be paid back to an institution that has lent a lot of money
    Major French and German financial institutions will be saved billions of euros in payouts if – as expected – the 50pc haircut on Greek government debt does not trigger credit insurance contracts.
    Submitted by Harris Park from United Kingdom on 28/10/2011 09:51:00

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