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fine-tooth comb

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A comb with teeth set close together.
  • noun A method of searching or investigating in minute detail.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A comb with fine, closely-spaced teeth.
  • verb To go over or through with a fine-tooth comb
  • verb To search meticulously.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a comb with teeth set close together
  • noun a method of examining in minute detail

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