Tooth

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Tooth

Describing paper with rough texture, which makes the paper able to receive ink more easily.
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And despite bagging all three points against Ton, perfectionist Pressley will go over the game with a fine-tooth comb in his search for ways to improve his young side.
She turns up every Friday at 2pm and goes over the baby with a fine-tooth comb, examining his finger-nails, his hair, his skin and just looks back at me cool as a cucumber when my blood is obviously boiling.
Nits are removed by treating the hair with a fine-tooth comb or by pulling them out one by one.