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hair “than wit—She hath more,” THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, iii. 1. 349. A proverbial expression, founded on the notion that much hair indicated a lack of brains. Ray gives “Bush natural, more hair than wit.” Proverbs, p. 180, ed. 1768.

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