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Marcel

[mahr-sel; French mar-sel] /mɑrˈsɛl; French marˈsɛl/
noun
1.
Gabriel
[ga-bree-el] /ga briˈɛl/ (Show IPA),
1887–1973, French philosopher, dramatist, and critic.
2.
a male given name.
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marcel

/mɑːˈsɛl/
noun
1.
Also called marcel wave. a hairstyle characterized by repeated regular waves, popular in the 1920s
verb -cels, -celling, -celled
2.
(transitive) to make such waves in (the hair) with special hot irons
Derived Forms
marceller, noun
Word Origin
C20: after Marcel Grateau (1852–1936), French hairdresser

Marcel

/French marsɛl/
noun
1.
Gabriel (Honoré) (ɡabriɛl). 1889–1973, French Christian existentialist philosopher and dramatist, whose philosophical works include Being and Having (1949) and The Mystery of Being (1951)
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