pogoniasisMedicine. 1. an excessive growth of beard.2. the development of a beard by a woman.pogonologya treatise on beards. —pogonologist, n.pogonophilean admirer of beards; a student of beards.pogonophobiaan abnormal fear or dislike of beards.pogonotomythe cutting of beards.pogonotrophythe cultivation of beards, beard-growing.
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The men's hair is cut short but their beards are allowed to grow.
The scene of the third act represented a palace in which many candles were burning and pictures of knights with short beards hung on the walls.
Frea directed the Winnili to bring their women with their hair let down round their faces like beards and turned Wodan's couch round so that he faced them.
Prince and followers alike soon earned hatred, the former showing the incurable vices of his character, and pulling the beards of the chieftains.
The hair is long, black or very dark auburn, wavy and sometimes curly, but never woolly, and the men have luxuriant beards and whiskers, often of an auburn tint, while the whole body inclines to hairiness.