[hairstyle] A chignon (ʃiɲɔ̃, ʃɪnˈjɒn) is a popular type of hairstyle. The word “chignon” comes from the French phrase “chignon du cou,” which means nape of the neck. Chignons are generally achieved by pinning the hair into a knot at the nape of the neck or at the back of the...
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[medical term] A chignon is a temporary swelling left on an infant`s head after a ventouse suction cap has been used to deliver him or her. It is not a sign of serious injury and may take as little as two hours or as long as two weeks to disappear. See Chignon (hairstyle) for non-medical usa...
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[n] - a roll of hair worn at the nape of the neck
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Chi'gnon noun [ French, prop. equiv. to chaînon link, from chaîne chain, from Latin catena Confer Chain .] A knot, boss, or mass of hair, natural or artificial, worn by a woman at the back of the head. « A curl...
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noun a roll of hair worn at the nape of the neck
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• (n.) A knot, boss, or mass of hair, natural or artificial, worn by a woman at the back of the head.
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A large swelling in the back of the head of a newborn infant resulting from the firm suction of a metal cup vacuum extractor applied to the head to create adequate traction during delivery.
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A chignon is an arrangement of usually women's long hair raised and folded and worn in a roll or knot at the back of the head.
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1) A roll of hair worn at the nape of the neck 2) Coiffure 3) Hair bun 4) Hair style 5) Hairdo 6) Hairstyle
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