Part of speech:
(Statistics, image processing, digital audio) To capture important patterns in the data, while leaving out noise.
To get free from a tangle
To clean, polish, or groom with a brush:
To dress in formal clothes
To clean and brush (an animal).
To remove (an outer layer, for example) from a surface by forceful strokes of an edged or rough instrument:
Arrange is defined as to handle the details of an event, or to plan or cause some event to happen.
To scrape or rub with or as with a file
To separate (flax fibers) with a hatchel, or comb.
To divide (a thing) into separate parts.
To open (a lock) without the use of a key.
To clean things by vigorous rubbing and polishing
To search thoroughly; examine every part of in searching
To use a rake
1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.35:
To penetrate or explore physically, especially with a probe, in order to find or discover something:
To sweep is to clear an area by brushing something away, to make a comprehensive search of a place, or to brush across or move gracefully along.
To conduct a search; rummage.
To rummage is to look through something, especially an untidy pile of something.
smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb
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