Definitions for towheadˈtoʊˌhɛd

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  1. a head of very light blond, almost white hair.

  2. a person with such hair.

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  1. towhead(Noun)

    A blond person whose very pale, almost white hair resembles tow.

  2. towhead(Noun)

    An alluvial deposit in a river, such as a sandbar, or a small island formed from silt, often permanent enough to have vegetation.


  1. River island

    A river island or river archipelago is any landmass or fluvial landform within a river.


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