What does combing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. comb, combing(noun)

    the act of drawing a comb through hair

    "his hair needed a comb"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Combing

    of Comb

  2. Combing(noun)

    the act or process of using a comb or a number of combs; as, the combing of one's hair; the combing of wool

  3. Combing(noun)

    that which is caught or collected with a comb, as loose, tangled hair

  4. Combing(noun)

    hair arranged to be worn on the head

  5. Combing(noun)

    see Coamings

How to pronounce combing?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say combing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of combing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of combing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of combing in a Sentence

  1. Deborah Capone:

    The process of combing out is the only way to get rid of all the lice and nits.

  2. Abu Malek:

    After taking over several villages, we came from the mountains and entered the town and began combing it.

  3. Richard Pollack:

    I do expect that we will see resistance to any product with the exception perhaps of combing and heat and smothering the lice.

  4. Abba Hassan:

    Niger and Chadian planes are conducting surveillance at the moment in town and troops on the ground are combing through the streets.

  5. Coast Guard officials:

    Search crews from the Sheriffs Office are still combing the area and will continue searching depending on conditions, the river in this area is approximately 50 degrees and due to heavy rainfall and runoff in our region, the river is flowing very fast.

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