Definition of "Beard" :
noun: tuft of strong filaments by which e.g. a mussel makes itself fast to a fixed surface
noun: hairy growth on or near the face of certain mammals
noun: the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face
noun: a person who diverts suspicion from someone (especially a woman who accompanies a male homosexual in order to conceal his homosexuality)
noun: a tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses
verb: go along the rim, like a beard around the chin
"Houses bearded the top of the heights."