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tutu (n.)

ballet skirt, 1910, from French tutu, alteration of cucu, infantile reduplication of cul "bottom, backside," from Latin culus "bottom, backside, fundament," from PIE *kuh-lo- "backside, rear" (source also of Old Irish cul "back," Welsh cil "corner, angle"), ultimate origin obscure [de Vaan].

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Definitions of tutu
1
tutu (n.)
very short skirt worn by ballerinas;
Synonyms: ballet skirt
2
Tutu (n.)
South African prelate and leader of the antiapartheid struggle (born in 1931);
Synonyms: Desmond Tutu
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