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camel's hair the hair of a camel, which is soft and fine, or a substitute for this hair. [2 definitions]
camel's-hair brush a type of small brush made from the hairs of a squirrel's tail and used by artists.
do one's hair to arrange one's own or another person's hair in a particular style.
hair shirt a coarse haircloth shirt or shift worn next to the skin as penance.
hair spray a liquid fixative applied to the hair from a spray can.
hair stroke a very fine line drawn with, or as with, a pen.
hair trigger a firearm trigger adjusted so that very slight pressure can make it function.
hair-raising causing fright or excitement.
hair-trigger responding quickly to the slightest stimulus; easily activated.
let one's hair down to become more relaxed and less inhibited.
make one's hair stand on end to strike with terror or fear.
root hair a thin, hairlike, permeable outgrowth from a root that absorbs water and minerals from the soil.