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comber

[koh-mer] /ˈkoʊ mər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that combs.
2.
a long, curling wave.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; comb1 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for comber

comber

/ˈkəʊmə/
noun
1.
a person, tool, or machine that combs wool, flax, etc
2.
a long curling wave; roller
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Word Origin and History for comber
n.

c.1200, "one who cards wool," agent noun from comb (v.).

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