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bar·ba

(bar'bă), [TA]
1. The beard.
2. A hair of the beard.
Synonym(s): beard [TA]
[L.]

beard

(bîrd)
n.
1. A growth of hair on the chin, cheeks, and throat of a person, especially a man.
2. A tuft or growth of hairs, bristles, or other hairlike threads on a plant or animal.

beard′less adj.

beard

The hair on the face and throat.
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"We were sitting having a pint in the pub at Christmas when we decided we would start growing our beards for six months.
AS WELL as keeping your chin warm and for aesthetic appeal, sometimes beards can save your life.
The Tudor king's beard - or lack of - nearly sent the country into war back in 1519.
Now men have been left bristling with fury, with claims that the results stem from pogonophobia - the irrational fear of beards.
The Real Bearded Men range has undergone intensive research and is tested on their own beards before release ensuring that quality remains second to none, with completely natural, richly blended, masterly crafted products produced with care and attention to detail.
Prince Charles and Prince William aren't seen sporting a beard as often as Prince Harry, so many are interested to know if the royal princes look better with or without it.
I couldn't miss it Six of the II starters on the Saints offense had full beards. Not those other variations of facial hair, such as stubble beards or Fu Manchus.
Wabees recommended PM Khan to sport a beard because that's essentially how they earn their money: asking everyone to grow beards and buy their company's oil for beard care'.
In his news lawsuit, Salem argued that for the officers to grow beards, it means that they violated the grooming standards and the principles of the police institution.
The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa information department has denied having released orders to restrain the so-called stylish beards.
There are millions of men with beards. Having a beard gives me confidence, it's part of me and I've had a beard for more than 20 years now."
Quetta -- A senior administration officer in the city of Dalbandin in Balochistan's Chagai district had barred barbershops in the region from styling customers' beards 'in designs' but later on the same day as the notice was issued withdrew the decree.