A forelock of a horse.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a lock of hair growing just above, or hanging over, the forehead
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A lock of hair that grows from or falls on the forehead, especially the part of a horse's mane that falls forward between the ears.
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A cotter pin; a linchpin.