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noun [C]  /pɜrm/ (also permanent (wave),  /ˈpɜr·mə·nənt (ˈweɪv)/) us  
a chemical process that makes a person’s hair curly
verb [T]  /pɜrm/ us  
Tiffany got her hair permed.
(Definition of perm from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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