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water-wave

[waw-ter-weyv, wot-er-] /ˈwɔ tərˌweɪv, ˈwɒt ər-/
verb (used with object), water-waved, water-waving.
1.
to set (hair) in a water wave.
Origin of water-wave
1880-1885
An Americanism dating back to 1880-85

water wave

noun
1.
a wave on the surface of a body of water.
2.
a wave combed or pressed into wet hair and then dried.
Origin
First recorded in 1550-60
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