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Use "combing" in a sentence
"This is the second process of combing, and is called _combing_."
"Feeling myself more fevered than hungry, I determined on spending the time in combing my hair and washing my face and hands with vinegar."
"Combing wools are so called because they are prepared for spinning  into yarn by the process of "combing" -- that is, the fibers are made to lie parallel with one another preparatory to being spun into thread."