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Glenn, 20th-century U.S. orthopedic surgeon. See: Blount-Barber disease.
A professional who cuts (usually male) hair and shaves or trims facial hair
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The tonsorial twinning of David and Catherine recalls not only Hemingway's boyhood pseudo-twinship with Marcelline, but also games that he played with all of his wives, and which he was still playing with Mary during the years when he was writing Eden.
It's bad enough putting your head in the hands of a tonsorial boffin who's actually listening to some pop muzak while going about the crimping.
The hair-raising news from the tonsorial front is that actually our genes are only partly to blame.
When Beckham entered, 400 Riot Squad members donned faux-hawk wigs, blond with a raised crest running from forehead to crown, in honor of one of Beckham's numerous tonsorial impulses.
But we also had some of the strangest tonsorial adventures the sport has witnessed and, worse, those horrible outfits, the cheesiest since the New York Knickerbockers first donned uniforms in 1849.
I'm sure there is a prima facie case of aggravated tonsorial overuse designed to denigrate you amongst your peers.
Correspondents to a teachers' website have been complaining that Beckham changes his hairstyle more often than some kids change their underwear and that each time he ceremonially unveils a new tonsorial creation, boys rush to the barbers and ask them to clip it like Beckham.
The video is a Grease-meets-Bollywood affair, with Gareth enduring a really bad hair day until Sanjeev Kumar pops up as his tonsorial guardian angel.
The Yorkshire town of Keighley is the setting for this fictional account of no-holds-barred tonsorial rivalry which veers wildly between slapstick comedy and shameless schmaltz.
Of course, it would be even better if there was some local tonsorial talent prepared to give egomaniac two-time champ Ray Robertson (Bill Nighy) a run for his lacquer.
Such tonsorial touching-up is now sure to sweep through our Parliament.
Three barbers on Truefitt and Hill's staff have security clearance to Buckingham Palace/Windsor Castle depending on where the Royal Family is when tonsorial services are requested.