haffet
noun Etymology: Middle English (Scots) halfheid, from Middle English half half + hed head Date: 1513 Scottish cheek, temple

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • haffet — /haf it/, n. Scot. the part of the face above the upper jaw; the cheekbone and temple. [1505 15; earlier halfet, halfhed, OE healfheafod sinciput, equiv. to healf side, part, HALF + heafod HEAD] * * * …   Universalium

  • haffet — haf·fet …   English syllables

  • haffet — …   Useful english dictionary

  • haffit — noun see haffet …   Useful english dictionary

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