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longhair

1. n. a highbrow with long hair; especially a musician. There were a few longhairs at the bar, but none of the regulars.
2. mod. highbrow; [of music] classical. Longhair stuff like symphonies and art galleries bores me to tears.
3. n. a hippy; a long-haired youth of the 1960s. (Usually derogatory.) There are fewer longhairs around here than there were in the sixties.
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Nyanko Planet is launching the six-new cat litters, including the Tofu Litter for American Shorthair, Tofu Litter for British Shorthair, Super Woody for Shorthair Cats, Tofu Litter for Shorthair and Longhair Cats, Paper Pallet Litter for Recovery and Plant Blended Mineral Litter, and plans to debut in Asia-Pacific countries such as Singapore, Malaysia, China and Australia early next year.
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Todo cambio para mi cuando escuche a Professor Longhair.
The domestic longhair is a spayed female thought to be about 4 years old, with reddish black fur, and was wearing an orange collar with a bell.
Dom Pipkin specialises in the New Orleans piano style handed down through the virtuosic fingers of exponents such as Professor Longhair, Huey Piano Smith, Dr John, James Booker and others, but he is also steeped in the work of jazz icon Erroll Garner and blues great Otis Spann.
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PROFESSOR Longhair is a blues legend whose talent changed the life of the comedy star-turned-seriousactor, Hugh Laurie.
Professor Longhair is a blues legend, and as a boy, he heard a recording of the musician playing aboard the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California.
You have The Meters, Neville, of course, Professor Longhair, Ernie K-Doe and Dr.
My friend the Longhair says that's what you call songs that burrow into your head and commence chewing your brains.
Gertie, our four-year-old German longhair, was raised in our home with two house cats that co-exist comfortably with the dog.
The album includes songs originally sung by Lead Belly, Robert Johnson and Professor Longhair, and although Laurie's vocals (with his fake US accent) are weak on some of the tracks, there is strong support from an accomplished five-piece band.
Twelve at the time, McKinney commented that, "he was the first longhair I had ever seen.
The Groom Tool will be available in shops next year, while the Yowza is available online now and recommended for dogs with medium or longhair.