thinning shears

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Noun1.thinning shears - shears with one serrate blade; used for thinning hair
shears - large scissors with strong blades
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
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Another big no- no for frizzy hair is getting it cut with thinning shears or a razor as these methods only thin the cuticles in half and rip them, resulting in even more frizz.