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hairball

1. and furball n. an obnoxious person. I wish that the guys I date didn’t always turn out to be hairballs. Shut up, you skanky furball!
2. exclam. How awful! (Usually Hairball! An exclamation of disgust. From the name of the undigested mass of fur vomited by a cat.) Hairball! I did it wrong again!
3. n. a mess; something difficult or unpleasant. My life has become a hairball. I can’t go on.
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After grooming, wipe your cat with a clean cloth to remove any loose hairs and feed your pet commercial cat food specifically formulated to reduce hairballs.
Is the PC an essential tool for corporate productivity or just a hairball on the desktop?
He quotes Charles Krauthammer, who notes that the incessant, media-driven drumbeat of hairball notions is so unremitting as to "raise an eyebrow, but never a fist.
CHICAGO - From hairball remedies to insulated, ventilated doghouses, it no longer needs to be a dog's life for many pets.
When pipes clog up, it's generally because something gets stuck in them -- a hairball in a dream, leaves in a drainpipe.
LOUIS -- In conjunction with National Hairball Awareness Day (April 27), FURminator, the #1 premium brand in complete skin and coat care in the pet specialty category, is hosting a "FUR creature" contest to spread the word about the dangers of cat hairballs.
Q My kitten keeps coughing and hacking, and then she brings up what I think is a hairball.
And although nobody will probably ever do it as good as Barley himself, this hairball ride through a kink by Jack Olson is more than just a little respectable.
Every cat lover can tell you tales of waking from a deep sleep to the sound of their cat retching up a hairball or stepping on a hairball as they get up in the morning.
In May this year, a 31-year-old woman from India had a hairball weighing almost 7lb and measuring 40cm long removed from her stomach.
With heart disease the cough often sounds as if there is a hairball the dog is trying to bring up.
Badlands Entertainment Group is now booking additional tour dates for the Badlands House Band, as well as billings with Hairball.
She then points out that each fearful object has a humble explanation: the spider is a hairball, the snake is a pair of discarded tights, and the white ghost is just a curtain blowing in the wind.
An 18-year-old girl from Kyrgyzstan who kept complaining about stomach pains was found to have a massive hairball blocking her stomach weighing 4 kilogrammes or 9 pounds.
With NetSuite, both Questronix Corporation and Kaisa Consulting are able to meet the growing demand for a comprehensive suite of cloud-based solutions spanning ERP, CRM and ecommerce that is architected specifically for the cloud versus antiquated systems based on client-server technology that lack flexibility, create a hairball of integration challenges, and require ongoing maintenance, a huge IT staff and on-going IT costs.