combed
adjective see comb I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • combed — combed; un·combed; …   English syllables

  • Combed — Comb Comb, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Combed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Combing}.] To disentangle, cleanse, or adjust, with a comb; to lay smooth and straight with, or as with, a comb; as, to comb hair or wool. See under {Combing}. [1913 Webster] Comb down his …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • combed — adj. Combed is used with these nouns: ↑cotton …   Collocations dictionary

  • combed — adjective (of hair) made tidy with a comb with hair combed to the side • Ant: ↑uncombed …   Useful english dictionary

  • combed — adj. arranged with a comb, groomed kəʊm n. toothed object used to arrange hair; fowl s fleshy crest; honeycomb; narrow valley v. arrange with a comb (of hair); groom a horse; search thoroughly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • combed yarn — noun : yarn of any fiber spun from combed stock compare carded yarn * * * cotton or worsted yarn of fibers laid parallel, superior in smoothness to carded yarn. * * * combed yarn «kohmd», yarn made from fibers which have been straightened and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • combed yarn — cotton or worsted yarn of fibers laid parallel, superior in smoothness to carded yarn. * * * …   Universalium

  • combed cotton — cotton which has been picked and partly processed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • combed yarn — /koʊmd ˈjan/ (say kohmd yahn) noun cotton or worsted yarn made of fibres laid parallel …   Australian English dictionary

  • rose-combed — adjective see rose comb * * * roseˈ combed adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑rose …   Useful english dictionary

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