Definition of Combings

1. Noun. fragments of hair etc removed with a comb ¹



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Definition of Combings

1. hair removed by a comb [n]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Combings

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combined sclerosis
combined statistical area
combined studies
combined system disease
combinedly
combinedness
combineds
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combiners
combines
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combings (current term)
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Literary usage of Combings

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1. Animal and Plant Lore: Collected from the Oral Tradition of English Speaking by Fanny Dickerson Bergen (1899)
"You must not throw away hair combings, or birds will take them for their ... Don't throw away hair combings, or a bird may get the hair and carry it to its ..."

2. A Complete handbook for the Hospital Corps of the U.S. Army and Navy and by Charles Field Mason (1906)
"the hatch, the foot is rested on the combings, and Nos. i and 3 release their hold on their beckets and assist in sliding the board over the combing until ..."

3. Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel Manufacturers edited by Sholto Percy, Perry Fairfax Nursey (1848)
"The 'combings' of these batches were six or eight inches above tbe deck. " As soon, therefore, as these three apertures, or their combings, could be raised ..."

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