feminine noun
1. (the hair on one's head) 
Cuando era joven tu padre tenía una cabellera preciosa, pero ahora está calvo.When your father was young he had a wonderful head of hair, but now he's bald.
b. hair 
Julia tiene una cabellera estupenda que cualquier peluquero se moriría por cortar.Julia has such beautiful hair that any hairdresser would love the chance to cut it.
2. (astronomy) 
a. tail 
El polvo y los gases de la cabellera del cometa produjeron un efecto impresionante en el cielo nocturno.The dust and gas from the comet's tail created an impressive effect in the night sky.
1. (general) 
a. head of hair 
cortar la cabellera ato scalp
1 (pelo) hair; head of hair; (postizo) switch; hairpiece
soltarse la cabellera to let one's hair down
2 (Astronomía) tail
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