a small cavity in the epidermis and corium of the skin, from which a hair develops.
a narrow tubular cavity that contains the root of a hair, formed by an infolding of the epidermis and corium of the skin
hair follicle n.
A deep narrow pit that is formed by the tubular invagination of the epidermis and corium and encloses the root of the hair.
noun 1. any of various grasses having slender stems and leaves, especially one of the genus Deschampsia, as D. flexuosa or D. caespitosa. noun 1. any grass of the genera Aira, Deschampsia, etc, having very narrow stems and leaves
/ˈhɛəˌɡrɪp/ noun 1. (mainly Brit) a small tightly bent metal hair clip Also called (esp US, Canadian, and NZ) bobby pin
noun 1. a hygrometer actuated by the changes in length of a strand of human hair brought about by changes in the relative humidity.
[hair-ee] /ˈhɛər i/ adjective, hairier, hairiest. 1. covered with hair; having much hair. 2. consisting of or resembling hair: moss of a hairy texture. 3. Informal. /ˈhɛərɪ/ adjective hairier, hairiest 1. having or covered with hair 2. (slang) adj. early 14c., from hair + -y (2). From 1848 in slang sense of “difficult.” Farmer calls […]