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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hair′ spray`(n.)


  1. a somewhat viscous liquid for spraying on the hair to hold it in place.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Clothing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hair spray(noun)

    toiletry consisting of a commercial preparation that is sprayed on the hair to hold it in place


  1. hair spray(Noun)

    A usually scented hairstyling product in aerosol form that stiffens the hair, so it stays in a certain hairstyle.


  1. Hair spray

    Hair spray is a common cosmetic product that is sprayed onto hair to keep it stiff or in a certain style. The spray can be dispensed from a pump or aerosol spray nozzle. Modern hair sprays were developed around the time of the aerosol can in the 1940s, and the first patents describing copolymers for hair styling were published in the 1940s.


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