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mar·cel  audio  (mär-sl) KEY 

NOUN:
A hairstyle characterized by deep regular waves made by a heated curling iron.
VERB:
mar·celled, mar·cell·ing, mar·cels
VERB:
tr.
To style (the hair) with deep regular waves, using a curling iron.
VERB:
intr.
To make such a hairstyle.

ETYMOLOGY:
After Marcel Grateau (1852-1936), French hairdresser


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