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hairdresser

noun [C] uk   /ˈheəˌdres.ər/ us    /ˈherˌdres.ɚ/
B1 a person who cuts people's hair and puts it into a style, usually working in a special shop, called a hairdresser's: I'm going to change my hairdresser. I've got a four o'clock appointment at the hairdresser's.
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hairdressing
noun [U] uk   /-ɪŋ/ us  
a hairdressing salon
Translations of “hairdresser”
in Korean 미용사…
in Arabic مُصَفِّف شَعْر…
in Portuguese cabeleireiro, -a…
in Catalan perruquer, -a…
in Japanese 美容師, 理容師…
in Italian parrucchiere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 理髮師,美髮師…
in Russian парикмахер…
in Turkish kuaför, berber…
in Chinese (Simplified) 理发师,美发师…
in Polish fryzjer/ka…
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