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  • adj. Able to be combed (in a desired fashion)


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  • Rather a long taper if you don't mind, and just short of combable on top.

    Gravity's Rainbow

  • I'm a big sf geek, Eric and I collect comics and toy spaceships, my Planet of the Apes DVD set is lodged in a near life-sized Ceasar Bust with combable hair presently wearing a Devo energy dome, so suck it.

    amor mundi

  • Dana has wonderful, soft and very combable long brown hair.

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  • Toss of the combable mane to Pony Pal ™ William in Houston for the spotting!

    Princess Sparkle Pony's Photo Blog

  • I had to grow an extra tail so that you could have two combable tails way up!

    Princess Sparkle Pony's Photo Blog

  • But not in here, tapping on her bare shoulder, peering in at her European darkness, bewildered with it, himself with his straight hair barely combable and shaven face without a wrinkle such a chaste intrusion in the Himmler-Spielsaal all crowded with German-Baroque perplexities of shape (a sacrament of hands in every last turn each hand must produce, because of what the hand was, had to become, to make it all come out exactly this way ... all the cold, the trauma, the departing flesh that has ever touched it ....)

    Gravity's Rainbow

  • “I wondered when you’d remember,” said a mild-looking older man, hair gone thin but still combable, sitting at the far end of the table.

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  • It may be that part of Shani’s and black Barbie’s attraction for little black girls—as for all children and perhaps even for adults—is the dolls’ fairy-princess good looks, the crowning touch of glory of which is long, straight hair, combable locks that cascade down the dolls’ backs.

    The Barbie Chronicles

  • But we can’t change the fact that long, combable hair is still a key seller.

    The Barbie Chronicles


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