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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pom·pa·dour /ˈpɑmpəˌdor, ˌdɔr/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pom·pa·dour n. A crimson or pink color; also, a style of dress cut low and square in the neck; also, a mode of dressing the hair by drawing it straight back from the forehead over a roll; -- so called after the Marchioness de Pompadour of France. Also much used adjectively.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: French noblewoman who was the lover of Louis XV, whose
           policies she influenced (1721-1764) [syn: Marquise de
           Pompdour, Jeanne Antoinette Poisson]
      2: a hair style in which the front hair is swept up from the
      v : style women's hair in a pompadour