mus·tache /ˈmʌsˌtæʃ, (ˌ)məˈstæʃ/
Mus·tache n.; pl. Mustaches [Written also moustache.]
1. That part of the beard which grows on the upper lip; hair left growing above the mouth.
2. Zool. A West African monkey (Cercopithecus cephus). It has yellow whiskers, and a triangular blue mark on the nose.
3. Zool. Any conspicuous stripe of color on the side of the head, beneath the eye of a bird.
n : an unshaved growth of hair on the upper lip; "he looked
younger after he shaved off his mustache" [syn: moustache]