Comb, Combe (? ∨ ?), n. [AS. comb, prob. of Celtic origin; cf. W. cwm a dale, valley.]

That unwatered portion of a valley which forms its continuation beyond and above the most elevated spring that issues into it.

[Written also coombe.]


A gradual rise the shelving combe Displayed. Southey.


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Combe (? ∨ ?), n.

See Comb.


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