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English definition of “perm”


noun [C] uk   /pɜːm/ us    /pɝːm/ (US or formal permanent, permanent wave)
a chemical process that makes your hair curly, or a hairstyle that is created in this way: Is your hair naturally curly or have you had a perm?HairstylesCare for the hair
verb [T] uk   us  
I'm going to get my hair permed on Saturday.Hairdressing
(Definition of perm from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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