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pin curl

noun
1.
a dampened curl that is kept in place by a clip or hairpin.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900

pin-curl

[pin-kurl] /ˈpɪnˌkɜrl/
verb (used with object)
1.
to curl (the hair) by using clips or hairpins.
Origin
v. use of pin curl
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British Dictionary definitions for pin curl

pin curl

noun
1.
a small section of hair wound in a circle and secured with a hairpin to set it in a curl
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