From the kinky locks of one of the naked young men he drew a hand-carved, fine-toothed comb
, the lofty back of which was inlaid with mother-of-pearl, which he later sold in Sydney to a curio shop for eight shillings.
Before and after a flight, maintenance teams go over each aircraft with a fine-toothed comb
looking for discrepancies, which are noted in red ink on an aircraft inspection form.
But with longer haired pets, it's best to do a thorough inspection with a fine-toothed comb
Senate confirmation hearings put nominees on notice that, as a Michigan state legislator reportedly once said, ''I'm watching everything you do with a fine-toothed comb
Why don't they just go through the town with a fine-toothed comb
and turn every empty shop or office building into student accommodation and have done because that's what's slowly happening and soon we won't be able to shift for them, plus they'd need more coffee shops.
1 Brush your hair then backcomb the roots with a fine-toothed comb
to add texture (it also helps to hold any pins in place).
If I see what looks like a viable business case, that's when we would go through it with a fine-toothed comb
and go through Sisu's off-shore activities.
The first-line treatment often used is wet-combing with a fine-toothed comb
You can go through the performance with a fine-toothed comb
and try to address where it went wrong but, at the end of the day, we just came up a little bit short.
But quite rightly they want to pick that plan apart with a fine-toothed comb
and ensured that it fits the right criteria.
The deal is also dragging out due to the fine-toothed comb
that lawyers are taking to it.
A second investigator, who did not know the results of the first inspection, applied conditioner to wet the hair and combed from roots to ends with a fine-toothed comb