Etymology
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topknot (n.)

1680s, "a bow;" 1700, "tuft of hair on the head," from top (adj.) + knot (n.).

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Definitions of topknot

topknot (n.)
headdress consisting of a decorative ribbon or bow worn in the hair;
topknot (n.)
showy crest or knot of hair or feathers;
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