Definition of coiffure noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

coiffure

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//kwɑːˈfjʊə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//kwɑːˈfjʊr//
 
(from French, formal or humorous) Describing hair
 
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the way in which a person’s hair is arranged synonym hairstyle See related entries: Describing hair Word Origin mid 17th cent.: French, from coiffer ‘arrange the hair’, in Old French ‘cover with a coif’, coife ‘headdress’, from late Latin cofia ‘helmet’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: coiffure