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1. a ruff of hair or feathers around the neck of a dog or bird or a fold of skin around the neck of a reptile or amphibian
2. a variety of domestic fancy pigeon having a ruff of curled feathers on the chest and crop
3. Photog a wrinkling or loosening of the emulsion at the edges of a negative or print
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Visiting his office, she turns the frilliness
up a notch, the first sign of her inclinations toward excess.
The second reason the city pundits and the media are so enthralled by M&S is far more basic than the frilliness
of the nation's knickers.
There isn't a hint of feminine frilliness
or designer chic here.