hirsuteness hirsuteness


  • (n) excessive hairiness


  1. The almost beardless Japanese point to the Ainus' hirsuteness as evidence of subhuman status.
  2. The models come in several racial types and varying degrees of hirsuteness.
  3. The law is mute on the shape and size of those ears and other elements of physiognomy, stature and hirsuteness that go into the chimerical mix of looks.



  1. "Of course, Monty has his beard for different reasons than, say, a footballer or an actor, with a designer beard, but whatever the reason people have beards, we focus on the magnificence of his hirsuteness," said Flett.
    on Dec 27, 2006 By: Keith Flett Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "People can develop religious symbols starting from a certain hirsuteness," Ferry told parliament.
    on Jan 26, 2004 By: Luc Ferry Source: Inter Press Service (subscription)

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