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[mahr-sel] /mɑrˈsɛl/

verb (used with object), marcelled, marcelling.
to wave (the hair) by means of special irons, producing the effect of regular, continuous waves (marcel waves)
a marcelling.
a marcelled condition.
[mahr-sel; French mar-sel] /mɑrˈsɛl; French marˈsɛl/
[ga-bree-el] /ga briˈɛl/ (Show IPA), 1887–1973, French philosopher, dramatist, and critic.
a male given name.
Also called marcel wave. a hairstyle characterized by repeated regular waves, popular in the 1920s
verb -cels, -celling, -celled
(transitive) to make such waves in (the hair) with special hot irons
/French marsɛl/
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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