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Said of an exposed surface over which a drag or comb has been pulled or worked to produce a textured surface.
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The resulting combed sliver production of up to 2 tons daily is achieved in mill operations with a batt weight of 80 g/m.
A second investigator, who did not know the results of the first inspection, applied conditioner to wet the hair and combed from roots to ends with a fine-toothed comb.
However, even if daily combing isn't always realistic for your schedule, West advises getting the cat used to being combed and handled: "From the time the cat is young (if possible), begin handling the cat so it doesn't mind having its feet, tail, ears and belly touched." If they're used to being combed, it won't be a big ordeal if they do develop a mat and need to have it combed out."