Pronunciation: (pûrm), [key] Informal.
permanent (def. 4).
to give (the hair) a permanent.
to apply a permanent to the hair.
Pronunciation: (pûrm, pârm; Russ. pyerm), [key]
a city in the E Russian Federation in Europe, on the Kama River. 1,091,000. Formerly, Molotov.
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