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Roundheads (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Roundheads

A term of reproach to the puritans and partizans of Oliver Cromwell, and the Rump Parliament, who it is said made use of a bowl as a guide to trim their hair.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

Round Dealing * Round Robin

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