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Meaning of COMBER

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Comb"er\, n.
    1. One who combs; one whose occupation it is to comb wool,
       flax, etc. Also, a machine for combing wool, flax, etc.
    
    2. A long, curling wave.
    
    
  2. \Com"ber\, v. t.
    To cumber. [Obs.] --Spenser.
    
    
  3. \Com"ber\, n.
    Encumbrance. [Obs.]
    
    
  4. \Com"ber\, n. (Zo["o]l.)
    The cabrilla. Also, a name applied to a species of wrasse.
    [Prov. Eng.]
    
    
 

 

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