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Synonyms for comb



Synonyms for comb

to make a thorough search of

Synonyms for comb

a flat device with narrow pointed teeth on one edge

the fleshy red crest on the head of the domestic fowl and other gallinaceous birds

any of several tools for straightening fibers

ciliated comb-like swimming plate of a ctenophore

the act of drawing a comb through hair

search thoroughly


Related Words

smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb

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By the mid-1960s Combe had earned the respect of his colleagues in the proprietary medicine industry, many from much larger companies, who elected him chairman of the Proprietary Association, later known as the Nonprescription Drug Manufacturers Association and subsequently the Consumer Healthcare Products Association.
We concentrate on select, effective power SKUs," says Kyle Stenzel, Combe senior vice president of sales for North America.
Steven Sloan and Sean O'Connor forced Combe into fine stops either side of the break and Annan had the bulk of possession.
Combe (right) admits he could have done better but said: "It was an easy take.
Combe is determined to avoid the same fate this year - particularly with a tie against Celtic in the next round the prize for the winner.
But they started well when Benji cut in from the right before his sweetly struck left foot was pushed out by Combe.
Killie also had Combe to thank for pulling off superb saves to deny Rob Jones, Steven Fletcher and Dean Shiels.
Spencer, joined by fellow Lancer Kristen Combe on the team, was one of many of the players watching with wide eyes as Camarillo's Jessica Mendoza took batting practice.
Contract notice: Mastery of work on the restoration of the isere the bed of combe de savoie (73).
ALAN COMBE has got the needle at missing the start of the SPL season - as the Kilmarnock keeper was sidelined after undergoing a double-hernia operation.
KILLIE keeper Alan Combe told referee Willie Collum to lighten up following his last-minute booking during this victory over Hearts.
Killie keeper Alan Combe had earlier foiled the English hitman's attempt for a treble by saving a spot-kick.
Even his own wife ended up on the bonnet as she tried to stop him during the incident in Combe Martin, North Devon.
The Jags' defence proved equal to Killie's desperate bid for a point after Wilson rounded keeper Alan Combe to score the crucial goal.