comb out

comb-out

[kohm-out]
noun
a thorough combing or brushing of the hair.

Origin:
1915–20; noun use of verb phrase comb out

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comb out
 
vb
1.  to remove (tangles or knots) from (the hair) with a comb
2.  to isolate and remove for a purpose
3.  to survey carefully; examine systematically
 
n
4.  an act of combing out

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