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hairpin
American English: /ˈhɛrˌpɪn/
British English: /ˈhɛːpɪn/

Translation of hairpin in Spanish:

noun

  • (before noun) hairpin turn o curve (American English) o (British English) bend
    curva (feminine) muy cerrada
    Example sentences
    • Spark some interest with an ornate hairpin, barrette or ponytail holder like these 24k gold-dipped pieces.
    • This is a holiday hairstyle where decorative hairpins are a must!
    • Women can't use hairpins to keep their hair together; it's too painful.

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