combings

[ koh-mingz ]
/ ˈkoʊ mɪŋz /

plural noun

hairs removed with a comb or a brush.

Origin of combings

First recorded in 1565–75; comb1 + -ing1 + -s3
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combings

/ (ˈkəʊmɪŋz) /

pl n

the loose hair, wool, etc, removed by combing, esp that of animals
the unwanted loose short fibres removed in combing cotton, etc
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