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noun [countable] British mohican pronunciation in British English /məʊˈhiːkən/
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pluralmohicans
 
  1. a hairstyle in which the hair on both sides of the head is cut off, leaving a line of hair in the middle that sticks straight up
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From Mohican, the name of a Native American people who were, wrongly, believed to have this hairstyle.
 

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