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English definition of “henna”

henna

verb [T]     /ˈhen.ə/ (past participle hennaing, past tense and past participle hennaed)
to put henna on the hair or skin in order to change its colour : Is her hair hennaed or is that a natural red ?Make-up and skin careHairdressing
(Definition of henna verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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