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pin curl

Syllabification: pin curl

Definition of pin curl in English:

noun

A curl that is held by a hairpin while setting.
Example sentences
  • There's nothing dark or ironic about that costume and especially the pin curl.
  • The hair was a perfectly tight pin curl with dramatic dark make-up creating a cutesy-tough image.
  • Barbel suggests pin curls at night to keep sprightly curls.

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