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peigne en écaille n.
tortoiseshell comb

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fine-tooth comb
mane curry
pocket comb
leasing reed
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      nm   comb  
passer qch au peigne fin      to go through sth with a fine tooth comb  

peigné , e  
laine peignée      (=matière)   combed wool  
   (=étoffe)   worsted  
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"peigne en écaille": examples and translations in context
Petit peigne de mantille en Nacre/Brun Ecaillé avec Strass- ref. S924N Mother of Pearl Comb with Strass - ref. N956STRASS
Peigne Brun Ecaille - Ref. 478 Mother of Pearl Comb - ref. 478
La mode des cheveux longs rendit particulièrement propice cette nouvelle application de l'écaille et permit de réaliser toutes sortes de parures, comme les peignes, barrettes et brosses qui furent très couramment réalisés en écaille jusque dans les années 1960. The fashion for long hair was particularly suited to this new application of turtle-shell, leading to the creation of all sorts of accessories such as combs, hairpins and brushes that were very often produced in turtle-shell up until the 1960s.
Frais - Pétoncles vivants vendus en écailles. Fresh - Live scallops marketed in the shell.
C'est le gars avec les lunettes en écailles. It's the guy with the horn-rimmed glasses.
Le client désirait un faux fini en écaille de serpent dans un ton rougeâtre réalisé à l'aérographie sur sa bicyclette. The paint variety of House of Kolor provides the means to overlay several transparent layers. This technique gives a deep finish and brings out the scales with surprising realism.
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