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crimp

(krĭmp) [ AS. gecrympan, to curl]
To bind or mold with applied pressure; to crease.
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May, the owner of Swayze Inn Farm located in Hope, New Jersey, was immediately drawn to the breed's docile personality and its soft, fine, crimpy fleece.
'Then when you take it down for evening, the rope braid will have dried into a rounded, beachy wave, rather than the crimpy look you get from a three-strand plait.' How to: 'Prep the hair with Wella Shockwaves Curls & Waves Mousse, PS2.75, to maximise the beachy wave,' says Michael.
"Then when you take it down for evening, the rope braid will have dried into a rounded, beachy wave rather than the crimpy look you get from a three-strand plait."