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Related / Similar Words: haircloth, pilus, fuzz, tomentum, hair's-breadth, hairsbreadth, whisker

 

Definition:
  • a filamentous projection or process on an organism;
  • cloth woven from horsehair or camelhair; used for upholstery or stiffening in garments;
  • any of the cylindrical filaments characteristically growing from the epidermis of a mammal; "there is a hair in my soup";
  • dense growth of hairs covering the body or parts of it (as on the human head); helps prevent heat loss; "he combed his hair";
  • filamentous hairlike growth on a plant; "peach fuzz";
  • a very small distance or space; "they escaped by a hair''s-breadth"; "they lost the election by a whisker";

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    Hyponyms: bristle, whisker, vibrissa, sensory hair, seta, pilus, ingrown hair, coat, pelage, guard hair, mane, forelock, foretop, beard, body hair, down, pile, head of hair, cowlick, hairdo, hair style, coiffure, lock, curl, ringlet, whorl, face fungus, whiskers, mustache, moustache, pubic hair, bush, crotch hair, eyebrow, brow, supercilium, eyelash, lash, cilium, stinging hair, coma

     

    Part Meronyms: mammal, integumentary system

     

    Language Translations:
    Arabic: شعر   Bosnian: dlaka and kosa  
    Bulgarian: коса   Catalan: cabell and pèl  
    Chinese: 头发   Croatian: dlaka and kosa  
    Danish: hår   Dutch: haar  
    Esperanto: hararo and haro   Estonian: juuksed  
    Finnish: hiukset and karva and karvoitus   French: cheveu and poil  
    Frisian: hier   Georgian: თმა  
    German: (7)de and Haar   Greek: τρίχα and τρίχες and μαλλιά  
    Hebrew: שיער and שערה   Hindi: बाल  
    Hungarian: haj and szőr   Icelandic: hár  
    Indonesian: bulu and rambut   Interlingua: capillo and pilo  
    Italian: capello and peli and pelo   Japanese: 髪の毛 and  
    Korean: 머리칼   Malay: bulu and rambut  
    Maltese: suf and xagħar   Polish: włos and włosy  
    Portuguese: cabelo and pelo   Russian: волос and волосы  
    Serbian: kosa   Slovak: srsť  
    Slovene: dlaka and las and lasje   Spanish: cabello and pelo  
    Telugu: రోమాలు and వెంట్రుకలు  
     
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