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permnoun [C]

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







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permnoun [C]

uk   /pɜːm/ us   /pɝːm/ US also permanent, formal permanent wave
perm
verb [T] uk   us  
I'm going to get my hair permed on Saturday.
(Definition of perm from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “perm”
in Korean 파마…
in Arabic تَجْعيد الشَّعْر كيميائيًا…
in Malaysian keriting…
in French permanente…
in Russian химическая завивка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 燙髮,捲髮…
in Italian permanente…
in Turkish perma, permalı saçlar…
in Polish trwała…
in Spanish permanente, hacer una permanente…
in Vietnamese quăn…
in Portuguese permanente…
in Thai การดัดผม…
in German die Dauerwelle…
in Catalan permanent…
in Japanese (髪の)パーマをかけること…
in Chinese (Simplified) 烫发,卷发…
in Indonesian keriting permanen…
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