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English definition of “perm”

perm

noun [C]     /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 perm     verb [T] I'm going to get my hair permed on Saturday.Hairdressing
(Definition of perm noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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