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English definition of “curl”

curl

verb [I or T]     /kɜːl/ US  /kɝːl/
to make something into the shape of a curl, or to grow or change into this shape: Does your hair curl naturally, or is it permed? A new baby will automatically curl its fingers round any object it touches.Hairdressing curl your lip to show by an upward movement of one side of your mouth that you feel no respect for something or someone: Her lip curled at what he said.Grimacing and frowning
(Definition of curl verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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