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a circular comb with rows of teeth or ridges, for rubbing down, grooming, and cleaning a horse's coat
Origin: curry plush comb
to use a currycomb on
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A comb with plastic or rubber teeth, used for grooming horses.transitive verb cur·ry·combed, cur·ry·comb·ing, cur·ry·combs
To groom with a currycomb.