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Meaning of "underhair" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UNDERHAIR

underhair  [ˈʌndəˌheə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UNDERHAIR

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Underhair is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES UNDERHAIR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of underhair in the English dictionary

The definition of underhair in the dictionary is the lower layer of an animal's hair.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH UNDERHAIR


longhair
ˈlɒŋheə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UNDERHAIR

undergrad
undergraduate
undergraduateship
undergraduette
underground
underground railroad
undergrounder
undergrove
undergrown
undergrowth
underhand
underhand chop
underhanded
underhandedly
underhandedness
underhonest
underhung
underinflated
underinflation
underinsure

WORDS THAT END LIKE UNDERHAIR

armchair
body hair
chair
dining chair
director´s chair
facial hair
hair
high chair
horsehair
in the chair
mohair
overhair
pubic hair
pushchair
rocking chair
shorthair
take the chair
the chair
the electric chair
wheelchair

Synonyms and antonyms of underhair in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «underhair» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UNDERHAIR

Find out the translation of underhair to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of underhair from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «underhair» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

underhair
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

subpelo
570 millions of speakers

English

underhair
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

underhair
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

underhair
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

underhair
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

underhair
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

underhair
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

underhair
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Underhair
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Unterhaar
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アンダーヘアー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

underhair
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Underhair
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

underhair
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

underhair
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

खाली
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

underhair
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sottopelo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

underhair
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

underhair
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

underhair
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

underhair
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

underhair
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

underhair
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

underhair
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of underhair

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UNDERHAIR»

The term «underhair» is barely ever used and occupies the 196.195 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UNDERHAIR» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about underhair

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UNDERHAIR»

Discover the use of underhair in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to underhair and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Hair of West European Mammals: Atlas and Identification Key
As already mentioned, an animal's coat is composed of several types of hair, the main components being the overhair and the underhair (Fig. 4). Overhair is the long and stiff hair (called guard hair) with a thickening in the distal part called the  ...
B. J. Teerink, 2003
2
The Abandonment of Settlements and Regions: ...
How to identify hairs 4 Features with importance for identification and terminology 4.1 Hair profile As already mentioned, an animal's coat is composed of several types of hair, the main components being the overhair and the underhair (Fig. 4).
Catherine M. Cameron, Steve A. Tomka, 1996
3
Trace Evidence Analysis: More Cases in Forensic Microscopy ...
Black/white/black guard hair Black/white guard hair White underhair White guard Underhair Tan Black underhair Black/white underhair Black/white/tan hair Tan (v pale) Shield hair Figure 1.4 The variety of hair types found in the reference ...
Max M. Houck, 2003
4
Hyman's Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy
In most mammals there are two kinds of hairs: long, coarse ones, the guard hairs, which compose the outer coat of the mammal, and short, finer, softer hairs, the underhair. There are many gradations and categories of guard hairs — spines, ...
Marvalee H. Wake, 1992
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An Introduction to Zoology
Skin Guard hair Underhair arctic mammals but often thin and short on tropical species. Two kinds of hair form the pelage (coat) of most mammals (Figure 19.2): (1) dense, soft, highly insulative underhair and (2) coarse and longer guard hair ...
Joseph Springer, Dennis Holley, 2012
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Notes on Tariff Revision: Prepared for the Use of the ...
The coat is composed of two kinds of hair—a short, coarse underhair, which lies next t e skin, and the long curly overhair. Both are used in manufacturing, but the latter is the more important in quantity and value. Angora goat hair is long, fine, ...
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Ways and Means, William K. Payne, 1909
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Hanging Time
“Well, you knew it wasn't an elephant.” “Very funny. See, the morphology of long- haired and short-haired dogs is different. Add to that wild dogs and mixed breeds. ” He rolled his eyes. “Hey, and the morphology of underhair is different from the ...
Leslie Glass, 2011
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Occasional Papers - The Museum, Texas Tech University
Scale form divergent to divericate, dentate coronal; overhair and underhair are not discemible (Figs. ... 3 Mean hair length of 4.49 =t 0.10 mm; mean scale width distal underhair of 16.50 i 0.40 pm; mean scale width medial underhair of 16.20 i  ...
‎2002
9
Muskoxen and Their Hunters: A History
His enterprise focused entirely on production of wool. Teal recognized that it was this fine, soft underhair that made the muskox truly unique. The fibers are 5 to 7 cm in length but only 13 to 17 (am in diameter. In these qualities they are equal to  ...
Peter C. Lent, 1999
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Occasional Papers
Scale form divergent to divericate, dentate coronal; overhair and underhair are not discernible (Figs. 2s and 2t). Family Molossidae 2 lb. Scale form not as above ; overhair and underhair are discemable. Family Vespertilionidae 3 2a. Mean hair  ...
Texas Tech University. Museum, 2000

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UNDERHAIR»

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6 Weirdest Sex Accessories
“After years of TLC your doll's bush might be in need of new you-know-what,” notes a site hawking “underhair.” Underhair, aka spare pubes, are 90 bucks plus ... «AlterNet, Jul 15»
2
Legendary Producer Mike Dean Owns A Bird Trained To Steal Weed
The dog's walking around looking at you like, “I look real weak right now, don't I?” They done took the clippers and cut the dog's underhair off so it looks like he's ... «UPROXX, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Underhair [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/underhair>. Aug 2019 ».
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