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barrette

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Hair & beauty
barrettebar‧rette /bæˈret/ noun [countable]  American EnglishDCB a small metal or plastic object used to keep a woman’s hair in place syn hair-slide British English
Examples from the Corpus
barretteThe silver hair, pulled back in a barrette from her heart-shaped face, seems to match, too.We wore pixies held fast by little plastic rabbit barrettes.
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