Groom \Groom\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Groomed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Grooming}.] To tend or care for, or to curry or clean, as a, horse. [1913 Webster]

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  • grooming — n. 1. Preparing a person for a position requiring skilled behavior, especially by providing opposrtunity for practise and guidance in making the right decisions; as, to provide grooming for one s successor as president. [WordNet sense 1] Syn:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grooming — bezeichnet in der Verhaltensbiologie alle Aktivitäten eines Tieres, die unmittelbar der Körperpflege zugeordnet werden können, siehe Komfortverhalten das sexuelle Belästigen von Kindern und Jugendlichen im Internet, siehe Cyber Grooming Diese… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • grooming — index discipline (training) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • grooming — / gru:miŋ/, it. / gruming/ s. ingl. [der. di (to ) groom curare, accudire ], usato in ital. al masch. (etol.) [pulizia che gli animali fanno l uno con l altro] ▶◀ tolettatura …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • Grooming — Para el acicalado social de los animales, véase Grooming (etología). El grooming de niños por Internet es un nuevo tipo de problema relativo a la seguridad de los menores en Internet, consistente en acciones deliberadas por parte de un/a adulto/a …   Wikipedia Español

  • grooming — [[t]gru͟ːmɪŋ[/t]] N UNCOUNT: oft N n Grooming refers to the things that people do to keep themselves clean and make their face, hair, and skin look nice. ...a growing concern for personal grooming. ...five new men s grooming products …   English dictionary

  • grooming — n. good grooming * * * good grooming …   Combinatory dictionary

  • grooming —    Representations of ancient Mesopotamian men and women in paintings, sculptures, statues, figurines, and cylinder seals show that they were very well groomed and spent a great deal of time making their hair and beards look stylish. However, the …   Ancient Mesopotamia dictioary

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  • grooming — n. [OF. gromet, servant] To make neat; the cleaning of an animal by itself or others …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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