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noun [countable] pigtail pronunciation in British English /ˈpɪɡˌteɪl/
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pluralpigtails
  1. 1
    a length of hair formed by twisting three separate lengths of hair over each other, worn either behind or at the sides of the head
  2. 2
    [usually plural] a hairstyle in which the hair is tied at each side of the head and hangs loose

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