Shav"ing, n.


The act of one who, or that which, shaves; specifically, the act of cutting off the beard with a razor.


That which is shaved off; a thin slice or strip pared off with a shave, a knife, a plane, or other cutting instrument.

"Shaving of silver."


Shaving brush, a brush used in lathering the face preparatory to shaving it.


© Webster 1913.