hair hair  /ˈhɛr/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head); helps to prevent heat loss
  2. (n) a very small distance or space
  3. (n) filamentous hairlike growth on a plant
  4. (n) any of the cylindrical filaments characteristically growing from the epidermis of a mammal
  5. (n) cloth woven from horsehair or camelhair; used for upholstery or stiffening in garments
  6. (n) a filamentous projection or process on an organism

Usage(s):

  1. And a main requirement is a hair color other than gray or white.
  2. Scientists unmasking isotopes in hair help detectives take the right path during investigations.
  3. For African-American women, hair commands great interest and carries a lot of cultural baggage.

News

  1. Hair-Loss Drugs' Big Growth in China

    Forget snake gallbladders. Hair replacement drugs are booming
    on June 14, 2013     Source: BusinessWeek

  2. Biologix Hair Inc. Appoints Brazilian Dermatologist, Hair Restoration Surgeon Leila Bloch, MD to Medical Advisory Board

    Biologix Hair Inc. has appointed Leila Bloch, MD to the Company's Medical Advisory Board, where she will serve with Dr. David Perez-Meza, Dr. Alan J. Bauman, Dr. Edward A.M. Ball, Dr. Arthur G. Handal ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Hair, beauty expo June 22 at TRAC

    The Mid-Columbia Hair and Beauty Expo is June 22 at the TRAC facility in Pasco. There will be 80 e
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Tri-City Herald

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Quotes

  1. Speaking at the service at the state capitol in Charleston, Mr Obama said: "I'll remember him as he was when I came to know him, his white hair flowing like a mane, his gait steady with a cane, determined to make the most of every last breath. The...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: BBC News

  2. "If I could handpick a replacement of a football guy, I would cast a net and drag in Jon Gruden," Kornheiser added. "He is the two things you most want -- smart and funny -- and has the two things I don't -- good hair and a tan. I love PTI...
    on May 18, 2009 By: Tony Kornheiser Source: ESPN

  3. "He looks like the guy who makes keys at hardware store. He looks like the guy who has wiry hair growing out of new places," Letterman said as McCain walked onto the stage.
    on Apr 2, 2008 By: David Letterman Source: CBS News

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