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2005-09-07 19:00:00

COLUMBUS , Ohio -- Ohio State University researchers have just completed the first comprehensive study of human hair on the nanometer level. Special equipment enabled Bharat Bhushan and his colleagues to get an unprecedented close-up look at a rogue's gallery of bad hair days "“ from chemically overprocessed locks to curls kinked up by humidity. They used the techniques they developed to test a new high-tech hair conditioner. Ultimately, the same techniques could be used to improve...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'