currycomb definition

  • noun:
    • A comb with synthetic or rubber teeth, employed for brushing horses.
    • A comb or brush, having rubber or synthetic teeth, always groom ponies
    • a type of card or brush having rows of metallic teeth or serrated ridges, utilized in currying a horse.
    • A comb used in brushing ponies.
    • In entomology, a name sometimes given to the strigilis, or organ on the front leg of a bee, used to clean the antennæ. See strigilis.
    • a square comb with rows of tiny teeth; always curry horses
    • A comb with plastic or rubberized teeth, employed for grooming ponies.
    • A comb or brush, having plastic or synthetic teeth, used to groom horses
    • A kind of card or comb having rows of metallic teeth or serrated ridges, found in currying a horse.
    • A comb used in grooming ponies.
    • In entomology, a name often directed at the strigilis, or organ regarding front leg of a bee, always clean the antennæ. See strigilis.
    • a square brush with rows of tiny teeth; accustomed curry ponies
  • verb-transitive:
    • To groom with a currycomb.
    • To brush with a currycomb.
    • To groom with a currycomb.
    • To brush with a currycomb.
  • verb:
    • To groom using these types of a comb
    • clean (a horse) with a currycomb
    • To groom utilizing such a comb
    • clean (a horse) with a currycomb
  • others:
    • To curry, as a horse.
    • To curry, as a horse.

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