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- n. The trade of and practice of shaving and cutting hair.
- n. The practice among pets of overgrooming each other, leaving bald patches.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In ceramics, the process of shaving or grinding the jagged edges of a fracture or the chipped tops of vessels to render them smooth and even. Chinese porcelain is cut in this manner on the jade-cutter's lathe.
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