a wave on the surface of a body of water.
a wave combed or pressed into wet hair and then dried.
wa•ter-wavePronunciation: (wô'tur-wāv", wot'ur-), [key]
—v.t., -waved, -wav•ing.
to set (hair) in a water wave.
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